Tax Extenders

Emerging Deal Is Everything That's Wrong with Washington
Congressional Republicans want it. Why are Democratic counterparts going along?
November 25, 2014

Shame on Harry Reid for even thinking about it.

Congress Relies on the "Stupidity of the American Voter" All the Time
Obamacare is just one of many examples—and both parties do it
November 13, 2014

Obamacare is just one many examples—and both parties do it.

The GOP's Jobs Bill Will Create Few Jobs, But Plenty of Debt
September 22, 2014

Turns out, Republicans only care about the deficit in certain situations.

House Republicans Have Voted to Increase the Debt by Nearly $1 Trillion This Year
August 04, 2014

Since January 1, they've passed legislation that would increase the long-term debt by nearly $800 billion.

Congress Is Weighing Some Bafflingly Bad Ideas for Fixing Our Crumbling Bridges and Roads
June 24, 2014

The three proposals to replenish the Highway Trust Fund are all bad.

Democrats Should Extend the Business Tax Cuts—Just Not for the Reasons They State
May 13, 2014

Democrats are making poor arguments to support their position—and it may hurt them in the long run.

Republicans Love Big Business So Much, They Forget About Reducing the Deficit
April 30, 2014

$378 billion for big business? No offset required!

Mitch McConnell Hates Increasing the Deficit—Except When It Benefits Corporations
March 31, 2014

He requires a spending offset for unemployment insurance, but not corporate tax extenders.