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Arthur Betz Laffer (born August 14, 1940) is an American economist who first gained prominence during the Reagan administration as a member of Reagan's Economic Policy Advisory Board (1981–89).
Bloomberg News is an international news agency headquartered in New York, United States and a division of Bloomberg L.P. Content produced by Bloomberg News is disseminated through Bloomberg Terminals, Bloomberg Television, Bloomberg Radio, Bloomberg Businessweek, Bloomberg Markets, Bloomberg.com and Bloomberg's mobile platforms.
Bruce Reeves Bartlett (born October 11, 1951) is an American historian whose area of expertise is supply-side economics.
A capital gains tax (CGT) is a tax on capital gains, the profit realized on the sale of a non-inventory asset that was greater than the amount realized on the sale.
CBS News is the news division of American television and radio service CBS.
The Club for Growth is a 501(c)(4) conservative organization active in the United States, with an agenda focused on cutting taxes and other economic issues.
A corporate tax, also called corporation tax or company tax, is a direct tax imposed by a jurisdiction on the income or capital of corporations or analogous legal entities.
Craig Miller is a former CEO of Ruth's Chris Steak House.
Richard Samuel "Dick" Morris (born November 28, 1946) is an American political author and commentator who previously worked as a pollster, political campaign consultant, and general political consultant.
Duane Sand (born May 8, 1965) is a Navy Captain, businessman and a North Dakota politician.
Erin Burnett OutFront is an hour-long television news program hosted by Erin Burnett on CNN.
The European Union value added tax (or EU VAT) is a value added tax on goods and services within the European Union (EU).
Georgia's 7th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Herman Cain (born December 13, 1945) is an American author, business executive, radio host, syndicated columnist, and Tea Party activist from Georgia.
The 2012 presidential campaign of Herman Cain, an American businessman and radio host, began shortly after the 2010 midterm elections.
HuffPost (formerly The Huffington Post and sometimes abbreviated HuffPo) is a liberal American news and opinion website and blog that has both localized and international editions.
Human Events is a conservative American political news and analysis website.
An income tax is a tax imposed on individuals or entities (taxpayers) that varies with respective income or profits (taxable income).
A tax paid by a person who inherits money or property or a levy on the estate (money and property) of a person who has died.
Jacob "Jack" Hoogendyk (born 31 July 1955) is a Republican politician, a former member of the Michigan House of Representatives and 2012 candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in Michigan.
Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher (born December 3, 1973), known as Joe the Plumber, is an American conservative activist and commentator.
John Elmer Linder (born September 9, 1942) is an American politician who was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1993 to 2011.
Lawrence Alan Kudlow (born August 20, 1947) is an American financial analyst and former television personality serving as Director of the National Economic Council under President Donald Trump since 2018.
Martha Mitchell Zoller (born August 23, 1959) is a columnist, media personality, author, and former Republican candidate for the United States House of Representatives.
The Michigan House of Representatives is the lower house of the Michigan Legislature.
Michigan's 2nd congressional district is a United States Congressional district in Western Michigan.
National Review (NR) is an American semi-monthly conservative editorial magazine focusing on news and commentary pieces on political, social, and cultural affairs.
New York is an American biweekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City.
North Dakota is a U.S. state in the midwestern and northern regions of the United States.
Optimal tax theory or the theory of optimal taxation is the study of designing and implementing a tax that maximises a social welfare function subject to economic constraints.
Paul Robin Krugman (born February 28, 1953) is an American economist who is currently Distinguished Professor of Economics at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, and a columnist for The New York Times.
Paul Davis Ryan Jr. (born January 29, 1970) is an American politician serving as the 54th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives since 2015.
Payroll taxes are taxes imposed on employers or employees, and are usually calculated as a percentage of the salaries that employers pay their staff.
The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is the lower house of the bicameral Pennsylvania General Assembly, the legislature of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania.
Peter Hoekstra (born October 30, 1953) is a Dutch American politician serving as the United States Ambassador to the Netherlands since January 10, 2018.
In the United States and Canada, a political action committee (PAC) is an organization that pools campaign contributions from members and donates those funds to campaign for or against candidates, ballot initiatives, or legislation.
Politico, known earlier as The Politico, is an American political journalism company based in Arlington County, Virginia, that covers politics and policy in the United States and internationally.
A proportional tax is a tax imposed so that the tax rate is fixed, with no change as the taxable base amount increases or decreases.
A regressive tax is a tax imposed in such a manner that the tax rate decreases as the amount subject to taxation increases.
The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.
Richard John Santorum (born May 10, 1958) is an American attorney, author, politician, and political commentator.
A sales tax is a tax paid to a governing body for the sales of certain goods and services.
Samuel E. "Sam" Rohrer (born August 11, 1955) is an American businessman and politician.
Stephen Tyrone Colbert (born May 13, 1964) is an American comedian, writer, producer, actor, and television host.
Supply-side economics is a macroeconomic theory arguing that economic growth can be most effectively created by lowering taxes and decreasing regulation.
The Tax Policy Center (TPC), officially the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center, is a nonpartisan think tank based in Washington D.C. A joint venture of the Urban Institute and the Brookings Institution, it aims to provide independent analyses of current and longer-term tax issues, and to communicate its analyses to the public and to policymakers.
Tax reform is the process of changing the way taxes are collected or managed by the government and is usually undertaken to improve tax administration or to provide economic or social benefits.
The Christian Post is an American nondenominational, Evangelical Christian newspaper.
The Daily Caller is a conservative American news and opinion website based in Washington, D.C. It was founded by political pundit Tucker Carlson and Neil Patel, former adviser to former Vice President Dick Cheney.
The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The McClatchy Company is a publicly traded American publishing company based in Sacramento, California.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Philadelphia Inquirer is a morning daily newspaper that serves the Philadelphia metropolitan area of the United States.
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Washington Times is an American daily newspaper that covers general interest topics with a particular emphasis on American politics.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
The 2012 United States House of Representatives elections in Ohio were held on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 to elect the 16 U.S. Representatives from the state of Ohio, a loss of two seats following the 2010 United States Census.
The United States Senate is the upper chamber of the United States Congress, which along with the United States House of Representatives—the lower chamber—comprise the legislature of the United States.
The 2012 United States Senate election in Florida was held on November 6, 2012, alongside a presidential election, other elections to the United States Congress, as well as various state and local elections.
Wild Wild West is a 1999 American western action comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.
Wisconsin's 1st congressional district is a congressional district of the United States House of Representatives in southeastern Wisconsin, covering Kenosha County, Racine County, and most of Walworth County, as well as portions of Rock County, Waukesha County, and Milwaukee County.
Yahoo! News is a news website that originated as an internet-based news aggregator by Yahoo!.
A 527-organization or 527 group is a type of U.S. tax-exempt organization organized under Section 527 of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code.
9–9–9: An Army of Davids, written by Herman Cain and Rich Lowrie and released on May 1, 2012, details the 9-9-9 Plan and traces its history along with Cain and other politicians' promotion of the tax policy during the United States presidential election, 2012.