August 13, 2020
As a senator, Kamala Harris has proposed broad legislation designed to raise the incomes of low- and middle-income workers via her LIFT the Middle Class Act.
August 12, 2020
President Trump’s August 8th executive action creating a new supplemental weekly unemployment benefit has created mass confusion.
August 10, 2020
Throughout the 3 ½ years of his presidency, Donald Trump has disrupted nearly every major institution of government, save one.
August 5, 2020
Congress is nowhere near an agreement on how much additional federal aid to send to state and local governments. It’s been a worrying situation for months. Now, we should be alarmed.
July 30, 2020
It may be months before a vaccine against the COVID-19 virus is available to everyone. But it may be just a month or so before...
July 28, 2020
Looking forward to the great partisan battle over the next COVID-19 relief bill? You may be disappointed. Nancy Pelosi already has won.
July 28, 2020
As parents learn how many days (if any) their children will be in a physical school this fall, many are preparing to provide care for...
July 24, 2020
As Congress scrambles to pass another COVID-19 relief bill, it must decide how best to put money into the hands of people who are suffering...
July 23, 2020
With Congress about to debate a second round of stimulus payments for tens of millions of people, it is important to review some lessons about...
July 21, 2020
Reforming the mortgage interest deduction (MID) could raise federal tax revenue and make the tax system more progressive. But some taxpayers, especially those with high...