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LIES ABOUT THE 2017 TAX CUT ARE NOW CLEAR | Lippitt’s Policy and Politics Blog
The effects of the December 2017 tax cut bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), rammed through by Republicans in Congress and President Trump, are now quite clear. I’ll provide a summary of what it did, note the promises that were made about its effects, and then review its actual effects. The 2017 Tax…… Read more
YEAR-END REFLECTIONS ON DEMOCRACY AND THE PROGRESSIVE MOVEMENT | Lippitt’s Policy and Politics Blog
For New Year’s Eve 2019, with a momentous election coming up in 2020, I’m reflecting on the state of progressivism (aka liberalism) and our democracy. One of my heroes in the world of liberal policy and political analysis is Bob Kuttner. The range and depth of his knowledge is truly incredible. His writing is clear…… Read more
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