TITLE

Tax Alternative

AUTHOR(S)
Cohn, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
New Republic;3/28/2005, Vol. 232 Issue 11/12, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers a look at comments made by United States Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan before Congress regarding the U.S. budget deficits. Role of Greenspan in pushing through President George W. Bush's tax cuts; Report that Greenspan urged Congress to cut government spending on Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid; Suggestion that a way to balance the budget would be to raise taxes; Claim that raising taxes would not pose risks to economic growth.
ACCESSION #
16489599

 

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