Tim Martinez
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Liberal Tax Policies Will Help Conservatives Get What They Want

The conservative ideal is lower and flatter taxes, less social spending, and keeping what you earn. Liberal progressive policies are required to make this vision feasible.

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Pennsylvania Primary Results: Tim Holden vs. Matt Cartwright

Political attack ads can tell you more about the candidate than about the issues. You can use this information to vote against deceptive, dishonest candidates.
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Why the Buffett Rule Would Make Us All Better Off on Tax Day

President Obama's Buffet Rule, if enacted, is a step in the right direction for the long-term balancing of the economy and the budget.
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Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Warns Economic Demand Too Weak for Strong Jobs Recovery

Changes in global economic demand are the cause and solution to the economic crisis is key to a robust recovery.
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Why Tax Cuts for the 1% Are Self-Defeating

GOP arguments on tax fairness are paradoxical. Ironically, their favored policies would only move us further away from the ideal conservative vision of the economy and taxes.
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Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Will Not Stimulate the Economy, Government Spending on Infrastructure Will

Infrastructure spending and tax cuts for low income earners, not tax breaks for the wealth, will most quickly facilitate the demand the economy needs for recovery.