The Tax and Spend Spectator

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Fewer Taxpayers, More Spending

By 3.5.13

Those who still pay income taxes will be paying even more.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Guns and Pensions

By 2.19.13

The consequences of military cuts and huge government pensions will become clear -- many elections from now.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

The Barack Obama Participation Trophy

By 1.3.13

Obama raises taxes on middle class as Boehner, McConnell sign on. 

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Tax Cuts and Duplicity

By 1.2.13

The next Republican middle class tax cut is in the works, come hell or high fiscal cliff.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Taxing the Wealthy Will Never Suffice

By 12.11.12

Which is why our president is wedded to the idea.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Fiscal Cliff Notes: Part II

By 12.5.12

Obama's blaming increased budget deficits on the Bush tax cuts is demonstrably false.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Fiscal Cliff Notes

By 12.4.12

Debasing the value of money by creating more of it is nothing new or esoteric.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

Bill Kristol’s Bad Argument

By 11.27.12

Tax increases shouldn't be decided on whether we like someone or not.

The Tax and Spend Spectator

The Other Referendum

By From the November 2012 issue

How do Americans really feel about taxes?

The Tax and Spend Spectator

California Jumps Off a Cliff

By 11.14.12

Dr. Jerry Brown is the new Kevorkian.

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