by Alan Pyke Posted on June 16, 2015 Updated: June 16, 2015
Low- and moderate-income Kansans will field most of the burden of tax increases in a last-minute fix for the large budget deficit created by tax breaks for the wealthiest in the state.
by Alan Pyke Posted on June 2, 2015
Just how severe is income inequality when Tax Day rolls around?
by Bryce Covert Posted on May 26, 2015
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) doesn't think a 90 percent tax rate on the richest is too high in order to combat income inequality.
by Alan Pyke Posted on May 19, 2015
With a giant deficit looming, Kansas is spending $43,000 per day so that lawmakers can keep disagreeing about whether or not the state's tax cuts are working.
by Zack Ford Posted on May 10, 2015
Chris Wallace points out that Ben Carson's tax plan would require a huge tax hike for the poor — bigger than Carson will admit.
by Josh Israel Posted on May 5, 2015
The Club for Growth ridiculed the former Arkansas governor in his 2008 campaign as "Tax Hike Mike," who "spends money like a drunken sailor."
by Travis Waldron Posted on April 28, 2015
The decision will likely have little if any effect on the amount of taxes the league pays, though it will save it many negative public relations headache.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on April 27, 2015
Both Thomas Jefferson and Ronald Reagan think the latest legal attack on Obamacare is garbage.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 9, 2015
Cutting your nose off to spite your face is one thing. Undermining your country's ability to enforce tax laws so that wealthy criminals can swindle billions per year with no consequence is another.
by Alan Pyke Posted on April 3, 2015
Kansas' schools were already underfunded by hundreds of millions of dollars before Gov. Sam Brownback (R) initiated significant mid-year cuts this spring. Now, a pair of districts in north-central Kansas are ending the school year early.