Tag Archives: Government

Who Wants Taxes To Be More Complicated?


The only thing standing in the way of 15-minute taxes is the insidious lobbying clout of the tax preparation industry—and unfortunately it’s getting worse even as technology should be making it better.  Read More at Salon

Quote of the Day


Why is it that Republicans don’t want government involved when it comes to the economy (opposing the auto bailouts) but do want government involved when it comes to telling people how to live their lives?
~ Maureen Dowd
http://nytimes.com/article;jsessionid=14D84CDA1ECE440AE317E3964ACD8DEA.w6?a=915653&f=28&sub=Columnist

Why your Prius will bankrupt our highways…


The Federal Highway Trust Fund is facing insolvency in 2013. Will Congress stop its partisan infighting and do its job, or will each side of the aisle continue to blame the other while our highways fall apart and people who could be repairing them remain out of work?

The Atlantic: Why Your Prius Will Bankrupt Our Highways http://goo.gl/mag/enKcr