voodoo economics Archives

REPORT: Almost 100 Percent of Companies Are Hoarding the GOP Tax Cuts Instead of Increasing Wages

October 2, 2018

The grand Republican tax plan is backfiring less than a year after its passing.

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White House Told This Billion Dollar Lie Just To Pad Trump’s Fragile Ego

March 4, 2018

Earlier this week, Fox News White House Correspondent John Roberts broke a story touted as exclusive to Fox News. Here is the thing: Most things that exclusive to Fox News are not reported elsewhere because they are not true, and…

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Trump Trillions: GOP ‘Fiscal Conservatives’ Nearly Doubled The Deficit in One Year

February 4, 2018

President Donald Trump has worked diligently his first year in office. OK, well, interspersed with a whole lot of golf. But if his goal was to destroy everything for which the Republican party once claimed to stand, he’s gotten a…

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GOP’s Tax Plan Enriching the Rich is the Return of ‘Voodoo Economics’

November 9, 2017

Christian Weller, University of Massachusetts Boston Republicans in Congress recently released more details of their tax plan, which they say would boost economic growth and lower the burden on middle-income households. They hope to pass a bill into law by…

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‘Class Warfare With A Vengeance’: Robert Reich Eviscerates GOP Candidates’ Tax Plans (VIDEO)

March 22, 2016

As April 15th looms closer, those tax cuts the Republicans keep pushing sure look tempting. Alas, as top economist Robert Reich reminds us, if something looks too good to be true then it probably is. As the UC Berkeley professor…

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Elizabeth Warren Slams Reaganomics In Rousing Speech On Suffering Middle Class

January 7, 2015

Populist Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) gave a rousing speech on Wednesday morning during her appearance at the AFL-CIO’s Raise the Wages summit. This was only one day after her epic social media attack on Republicans trying to hurt Social Security.…

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