We had a busy week with lots of media events around the country for Tax Day. We want to share a few activities where Wealth for Common Good members and staff were involved: April 10: 28 Patriotic Millionaires support the Buffett Rule at […]
Watch ‘Patriotic Millionaires’ Lobby Congress for Higher Taxes on Rich on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.
As the owner and general manager of two inns near Harvard University, I derive personal satisfaction and intellectual rewards from developing and running a successful small business. As a capitalist, I disagree with the politicians and policymakers who invoke the […]
Despite popular fascination with the rich and famous, most working people have little understanding of the finances of the wealthy. And the rich use that unfamiliarity to their advantage as they wield their outsized influence over public policy. Take the […]
Morgan Stanley’s CFO Ruth Porat makes a strong statement about taxes at The Economist’s World in 2012 summit, according to The Huffington Post: “The wealthiest can afford to pay more in taxes. That’s a part of the deal. That makes […]
Originally posted on Daily Finance. Please visit the original article to see the video. Occupy Wall Street is slowing down a bit as winter sets in, but the conversation it inspired is still gaining momentum. Millions of Americans who once […]
It is a tenet of American economic beliefs, and an article of faith for Republicans that is seldom contested by Democrats: If taxes are raised on the rich, job creation will stop. Trouble is, sometimes the things that we know to be […]
Jeffrey Brown talks to Patriotic Millionaire Garrett Gruener, founder of Ask.com