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The Cost Of Bush Tax Cuts For The Richest 5 Percent: $11.6 Million Per Hour

By Pat Garofalo  

"The Cost Of Bush Tax Cuts For The Richest 5 Percent: $11.6 Million Per Hour"

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The National Priorities Project, in partnership with Citizens for Tax Justice, has released a new site tracking the ever-growing cost of the Bush tax cuts. They found that the tax cuts for only the richest 5 percent of Americans “cost the U.S. Treasury $11.6 million every hour of every day.”

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