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Cuomo Lavishes Praise on Legislature He Vows to Change

Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared at a Wall Street press conference today that New York’s legislature was the best it had been in four decades–even as he reiterated his vow to help the Democrats take over the State Senate. 526 more words

A Glaring Example of the Need for Tax Reform

Nowadays there are many advocates for both individual and corporate tax reform. I have had several posts recently on this issue. A new report from the Tax Foundation “ 288 more words

Jack Heidel

Embarrassment Alert: America's Tax System Ranks Below Italy, Greece, and Mexico

I’ve complained over and over again that America’s tax code is a nightmare that undermines competitiveness and retards growth.

Our aggregate fiscal burden may not be as high as it is for many of our foreign competitors, but… 880 more words


Wall Street Journal: We're Number 32!

This recent Review and Outlook from the Wall Street Journal addresses the harm US businesses suffer from the Tax code and how the Obama Administration will be seeking to make things worse: 808 more words


Report: In D.C., $100 Isn't Actually Worth $100

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — Where is $100 not actually $100? In the District of Columbia.

When a D.C. resident spends $100, they get only $84.60 in actual value — the least amount in the country, according to a… 183 more words


In Midwest, $100 Goes Further Everywhere But Illinois

By John Dodge

CHICAGO (CBS) — Of all Midwest states, there is only one in which spending $100 doesn’t go as far as it should: Illinois. 203 more words


The Real Value of $100 by State

A few months ago we posted on the Regional Price Parities release by the Bureau of Economic Analysis, an index essentially measuring the cost of living by state. 116 more words