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Government Spending
June 13, 2019
Texas Lawmakers Looking to Cut Taxes Should Control Spending First
Cutting taxes — as opposed to restraining the growth in future tax increases or swapping a reduction in property taxes for an increase in the state sales tax — appears to be a nearly insurmountable obstacle.
Government Spending
June 12, 2019
Michigan Governor Proposes Raising Gas Tax to Nation’s Highest
Whitmer proposes to raise the gas tax from 26 cents per gallon to 71 cents per gallon.
Economy
June 6, 2019
Commentary: An Income Tax Hike Would Shrink the U.S. Economy
Raising the top personal income tax bracket to 70 percent would reduce GDP by an estimated 11 percent.
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Taxes
May 31, 2019
Can We Afford Higher Tax Rates?
Several Democratic presidential candidates are proposing raising the top income tax rate to 70 percent. 
Taxes
May 20, 2019
Make Those Nasty Drivers Pay!
Louisiana Senator Russell Long famously explained how most people feel about taxes: “Don’t tax you; don’t tax me; tax that fellow behind the tree.”
Government Spending
May 8, 2019
Buttigieg Confused About Meaning of Freedom
“First comes freedom,” said Pete Buttigieg while announcing his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for president on April 14. 

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Taxes
June 13, 2019
By Joe Barnett
Cutting taxes — as opposed to restraining the growth in future tax increases or swapping a reduction in property taxes for an increase in the state sales tax — appears to be a nearly insurmountable obstacle.
June 12, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Whitmer proposes to raise the gas tax from 26 cents per gallon to 71 cents per gallon.
June 6, 2019
By David Ranson
Raising the top personal income tax bracket to 70 percent would reduce GDP by an estimated 11 percent.
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May 31, 2019
By Clifford Thies
Several Democratic presidential candidates are proposing raising the top income tax rate to 70 percent. 
May 20, 2019
By Greg E. Walcher
Louisiana Senator Russell Long famously explained how most people feel about taxes: “Don’t tax you; don’t tax me; tax that fellow behind the tree.”
May 8, 2019
By Joe Barnett
“First comes freedom,” said Pete Buttigieg while announcing his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for president on April 14. 
May 6, 2019
By Billy Aouste
Week of April 29, 2019
April 24, 2019
By Joe Barnett
Tiny houses don't fit tax and regulatory policies designed for big homes.
April 22, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
It’s a cornerstone of political economy that producers and traders need stable rules.
April 22, 2019
By Billy Aouste
Week of April 15, 2019