Swelling deficits and an aging population leave few palatable options when it comes to taxes.
The Great Debate
Pamela Redmond Satran is a developer of baby-naming site nameberry.com, based on the name guides she coauthored with Linda Rosenkrantz. The opinions expressed are her own.
(James L. Melcher is the president of Balestra Capital, a New York-based hedge fund. He co-authored this article with Joan McCullough, macro-economic strategist at East Shore Partners. They are writing in a personal capacity and the opinions expressed are their own.)
from Tales from the Trail:
GREEN, Ohio - John McCain wants Americans to get rich.
That was the message from the Republican presidential hopeful Wednesday as he focused again on the differences in his tax proposals and those of Democratic rival Barack Obama.