Michael Linden is Director for Tax and Budget Policy at the Center for American Progress.
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Monday, October 3, 2011 - 12:43pm
Ronald Reagan, Father of the ‘Buffett Rule’
We're going to close the unproductive tax loopholes that have allowed some of the truly wealthy to avoid paying their fair share. In theory, some of those loopholes were understandable, but in practice they sometimes made it possible for millionaires to pay nothing, while a bus driver was paying 10 percent of his salary, and that's crazy. It's time we stopped it.