tax cuts

Reader Input: Enact middle class tax cuts

A few weeks ago, the president asked the House of Representatives to take immediate action on a Senate bill that would freeze the current tax rates on Americans earning less than $ ...

Solution simple to fund tax cut

I called Congressman Tom McClintock’s office to find out where he stands on the payroll tax-cut fight. I asked him why he voted against the Senate approved bill on Dec. 20. McCli ...

Recovery needs the middle class

The Republicans and blue dog Democrats are working to perpetuate our nation’s wealth in the hands of the rich this holiday season. They don’t want to extend unemployment benefi ...

Cut taxes for middle class

I’d like to ask Nilda Duffek, (Reader Input, Nov. 29), where are the jobs these “upper-income folks” were supposed to create with the huge tax cuts they’ve been getting for ...

Check your history: Reagan upped your taxes

Ronald Reagan followed his much-revered tax cuts with two large tax increases. Not only did Reagan roll back corporate and individual tax cuts in 1982 (undoing almost one-third of ...