Adding Up the Stimulus Plan

Sloan, Allan
December 2002
Newsweek;12/23/2002, Vol. 140 Issue 26, p48
Presents the opinion of the author about the proposal to stimulate the U.S. economy by cutting personal income taxes on dividend income. Support of the plan by U.S. President George W. Bush, Charles Schwab, and Senator John Kerry; Explanation of the proposal; How this reduction in Social Security and Medicare taxes would affect the economy; Belief that the plan will not work in the long run.


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