Raise My Taxes, Mr. President!

Zakaria, Fareed
August 2010
Newsweek;8/9/2010, Vol. 156 Issue 6, p18
The article discusses the U.S. structural budget deficit. In the author's view the largest contributors to the shortfall are tax cuts enacted under former U.S. President George W. Bush. He argues that, contrary to popular belief, taxes are not unduly high in the U.S., and that raising taxes would represent a serious effort to address the deficit.


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