EITC

Paul Ryan and Ayn Rand Just Got a Divorce
His antipoverty plan will force liberals to amend their criticism
July 24, 2014

It's progress!

This Is Paul Ryan's Best Idea Yet
July 24, 2014

It has support from senators Patty Murray and Marco Rubio as well as President Obama.

Piketty's Global Wealth Tax Isn't Happening. Here Are Five Politically Realistic Ideas Instead.
April 29, 2014

From expanding the Earned Income Tax Credit to reforming our intellectual property law system, these five ideas have bipartisan support and would reduce income inequality.

The U.S. Tax Code Drags Millions of Childless Workers Into Poverty
April 15, 2014

Between income taxes and the paltry EITC, childless workers are being hurt by the tax code.

Yes, Rubio's Antipoverty Plan Would Cut Benefits to Working Parents
April 07, 2014

Rubio is yet another Republican to avoid dealing with tradeoffs in policy proposals.

The Republican Plan to Help Poor Childless People Would Hurt Poor Parents
The right way to fix the EITC
March 28, 2014

In contrast to Marco Rubio, Senator Patty Murray's new proposal would fill a hole in the government's antipoverty system. 

Washington is Ignoring Obama's Budget. You Shouldn't.
March 04, 2014

The specific numbers may not matter, but the ideas do.

Obama Steals Marco Rubio’s Thunder Again
February 20, 2014

A proposal in the president's budget will sound mighty familiar to the Florida senator.