Aired 28 July 2009, 8 pm ET. Linked from GRITtv. Wealth for the Common Good member Eric Schoenberg, a private investor and professor at Columbia’s business school, talks alongside Rep. Maxine Waters about the proposal to pay for health reform […]
Broadcast 29 July 2009. Linked from Marketplace at American Public Radio. Listen to the segment. Bill Radke: Have you ever looked at the taxes that get withheld from your paycheck and thought: “I wish Uncle Sam would take more money?” […]
Originally published 28 July. Linked from Marketplace’s Scratch Pad blog. By Scott Jagow A group called Wealth for the Common Good has launched a campaign to repeal the Bush tax cuts immediately, instead of waiting for them to expire in […]
Originally aired 18 July. Linked from CNN.com, Your Money. Transcript: Originally aired 18 July. Linked from CNN.com, Your Money. Transcript: VELSHI: Those in the top tax brackets have a right to be spooked. Perhaps not as much as the “New […]
Originally aired 17 July. Linked from CNN.com, Lou Dobbs Tonight. Transcript: KITTY PILGRIM, CNN CORRESPONDENT: Health care proposals the House is debating include plans to tax the rich. But according to a new study by the nonpartisan Tax Foundation, that […]
Originally published 14 July. Linked from the Huffington Post. By Chuck Collins Hallelujah. Finally someone in Congress has the courage to propose a reasonable tax on the wealthy to help improve our nation’s broken health care system. Last Friday members […]
Nancy Folbre blogs about Wealth for the Common Good and tax policy on The New York Times site.
The Obama administration provides more details on its income tax proposals.