Gregg Easterbrook

Why we need to increase taxes on the rich

September 15, 2011

“President Obama announced plans Monday to fund his $447 billion jobs bill largely by raising taxes on wealthier families.”

Why federal construction spending doesn’t translate to GDP growth

September 8, 2011

On Labor Day, President Barack Obama vowed to put “our construction workers back to work rebuilding America ,” a theme he is expected to repeat in his address to Congress tonight.