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Just added to my radio archive (click on date for link): August 1, 2019 Derek Seidman of Litlle Sis on the sleazy ties between Big Enviro and Big Carbon • Marshall Auerback on what happened with all those tax cuts for corporations that already have more money than they know what to do with

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Just added to my radio archive. Click on the date for the link. April 13, 2017 Max Sawicky on Republican tax schemes • Vijay Prashad on Syria  

The Bush tax cuts: a $2.74 trillion loss

The excellent David Cay Johnston asks: So How Did the Bush Tax Cuts Work Out for the Economy? Short answer: a nearly $3 trillion loss. And the GOP wants to extend them, and the Dems don’t want to go out of their way to stop them.

Radio commentary, April 15, 2010

Recession fatigue (cont.) I said last week that the preliminary reports on March shopping showed Americans rediscovering their lust to buy, following almost two years of born-again prudence. Those early returns, which were based on sales numbers coming from the major chain stores, have now been confirmed by the official word from the Census Bureau, compiler of the monthly retail sales figures. The Census stats are based on a much broader survey of the retail universe, which includes not only big national names like Target and Wet Seal, but also local chains,… Read More