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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Report: Taxes Barely Affect Decisions To Move Between States

A report released by the Center on Budget Policy and Priorities on Thursday shows that differing tax rates among states have negligible effects on whether or where Americans choose to move. In other words: Rick Perry is wrong. For years, conservative economists and politicians have touted lower tax rates as a major incentive that draws […]

May 8, 2014

How Obama Will Benefit From Moving Jobs Speech

President Obama has rescheduled his highly anticipated jobs speech to next Thursday, Sept. 8, after complaints from Speaker John Boehner and Congressional Republicans. The president had originally requested to convene a joint session of Congress for the speech on Wednesday, but he ran into significant opposition from Republicans who feared that their presidential debate — […]

September 1, 2011