Tankosphere Today: Nov. 4, 2008
Todd Thurman /
There’s been a strange silence lately in the Presidential election: silence about victory in Iraq.
Number of U.S. combat fatalities in Baghdad this October? Zero, for the first time in the war. It’s part of a larger trend:
Politicians love to figure out ways to rape and pillage minorities in order to win votes from majorities, and this is why class-warfare tax policy is a common tactic. Fortunately, globalization is making it more difficult for politicians to implement punitive tax laws…
So today’s Los Angeles Times had a story about how Obama and McCain differ on taxes with the theme that Obama focuses on questions of vertical equity and McCain focuses on efficiency. In the article, there was a quote from Jared Bernstein of EPI…
While state and federal governments flail around trying to unbreak the health care “system” that they’ve been breaking for decades, entrepreneurs are addressing patients’ needs in innovative ways…