Loyal Opposition

October 2001
New Republic;10/8/2001, Vol. 225 Issue 15, p9
Presents information on some recent political developments in the U.S. Approval of an additional $40 billion to be spent on military programs; Comments on the economic crisis in the U.S.; Impact of the probable war on the fragile economy; Views on the tax policy in the U.S.; Need for Democrats to reject any new permanent tax cuts; Views of Representative Barney Frank that the reduction in the top income tax rate should be repealed and the money should be put back into the social security and Medicare trust funds.


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