Labor Day was created in the 1880s to celebrate “the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.” Yet, in addition to contributing to the United States economy, workers...
Scott Hodge on the Debt Ceiling, Deficit Spending and Federal Taxes
Tax Foundation President Scott Hodge discusses the current negotiations between Congress and the White House over the debt ceiling and the federal budget process. He also answers caller questions on the burden of the federal income tax and whether U.S. corporations and high-income households are paying their "fair share" of taxes.
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