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The Payroll-Tax Debacle

The deal to extend the so-called payroll-tax cut is being hailed as a fair compromise by many in Washington. In reality, it represents Washington at its worst. The deal once ...
Politics & Policy

Founders vs. Pork

The debate about whether to enact a one-year moratorium on congressional earmarks has provoked some interesting historical and constitutional arguments from the earmark-industrial complex. According to Senate Majority Leader Harry ...