TITLE

Spread the Wealth? What's New?

AUTHOR(S)
Weisberg, Jacob
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);11/10/2008 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 152 Issue 19, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses Senator John McCain's argument against president-elect Barack Obama concerning the redistribution of wealth and how the U.S. government already does it. Topics include a discussion regarding how the U.S. government redistributes wealth through taxation and spending and an examination of several of McCain's economic positions such as opposition to a flat tax, support of an estate tax, and the earned income tax credit (EITC).
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35219816

 

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