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7 Highlights of Marco Rubio's Tax Plan

7 Highlights From Marco Rubio’s Tax Plan

$2.1 trillion in corporate earnings remain overseas—that’s $2.1 trillion in untaxed revenue belonging to U.S. companies. With the corporate tax rate at 35%, should we expect U.S. corporations to “repatriate” that income? Certainly their shareholders would prefer that those earnings […]

Polls Show Majority of Americans Oppose Death Tax

Polls Show Majority of Americans Oppose Death Tax

This April, the House voted to repeal the current federal death tax. This vote was met with the President’s threat to veto the repeal. The repeal had widespread support, with several Democrats even voting in its favor. However, it is […]

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Tom Steyer: Environmental Champion or Profiteer?

Photograph by Stuart Isett/Fortune Brainstorm Green “Tom Steyer is a classic one-percenter,” Says Washington Times reporter, Kelley Riddell. According to her report, Steyer is worth about $1.5 billion, thanks to his trusty hedge fund. Steyer’s track record of business-savvy moves […]

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When it comes to Job Creation, Texas Is in a League of its Own

Governor Rick Perry is fond of talking about the “Texas Miracle”- the way in which the state’s businesses have created jobs and attracted migrants from all over the country in the last decade or two. The data in Texas’s favor […]