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Opinion | The Child Tax Credit Is a Failed Experiment

I introduced the idea in a 1993 Heritage Foundation paper. It was a lot better in theory than in practice. Source link

Opinion | California Heads for a Budget Crunch

The state that relies on the rich for revenue now faces a $25 billion shortfall. Source link

Opinion | How to Suffocate Britain’s Economy

the Tories really think they can tax and spend their way to growth. Source link

Opinion | Ballot Measures and Ideological Sorting

Union victories offer reasons to leave Illinois and Massachusetts. Source link

Opinion | Jared Polis, a Democrat for Lower Taxes

Colorado’s governor backs a second ballot initiative to cut rates. Source link

Opinion | End the Inflation Tax on Capital Gains

Wage earners are no longer subject to bracket creep, but investors still take a hit when the dollar declines in value. Source link

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