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On Marginal and Effective Tax Rates

By Sam Brunson

A friend sent me a cartoon that’s been going around his Facebook feed. The cartoon’s message amounts, roughly, to: undocumented immigrants are far better-off than legal residents because taxes. 633 more words

Tax In Popular Culture

Appreciation Day!

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: I really appreciate our town.

Today was High School Staff Appreciation Day. So the PTA moms and I headed over to the  high school with our covered dishes and laid out an amazing spread. 603 more words


ICE: Immigrant Arrests Soar Under Trump, Fewer Deported

SANTA ANA (AP) — U.S. immigration arrests increased nearly 40 percent in early 2017 as newly emboldened agents under President Donald Trump detained more than 40,000 people suspected of being in the country illegally — with a renewed focus on immigrants without criminal convictions. 643 more words


LAPD Chief: Crime Reports From Hispanic Neighborhoods Drop Over Fear Of Deportation

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The chief of the Los Angeles Police Deparment said the reporting of crimes, specially sexual assaults, have decreased in Hispanic neighborhoods this year due to fears of deportation. 634 more words


Immigration Reform May 18th

Like most things today Immigration reform has become extremely political. Conservatives think of immigrants as murderers, rapists, and job stealers, who soak up government giveaways and are harmful to the country. 894 more words


Feinstein, Harris Seek 'Blue Card' For Undocumented Farmworkers

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – Undocumented farmworkers could be allowed to live in California legally, under a new “Blue Card” program proposed by the state’s two U.S. 220 more words