Right Turn: Taxes


Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Obama loses key Dems on tax hike threat

Democrats throw him under the bus.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:12 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Taxes

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 08/29/2012

Debt, details and double standards

Romney’s policy substance hasn’t satisfied the mainstream media.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:14 AM ET, 08/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taxes, 2012 campaign

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 08/20/2012

Obama’s tax fantasy

How to cripple American business.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 08/17/2012

Tax Policy Center decides Romney’s tax plan is less ‘impossible’

Widespread criticism shows how it manipulates figures

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taxes, 2012 campaign

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 08/16/2012

Punch and counterpunch for the Romney-Ryan ticket

Ryan and Romney have learned to strike back

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:16 PM ET, 08/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Obamacare, Taxes

Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 07/25/2012

Obama tax rate: It might actually be higher

I may have understated the magnitude of Obama’s misrepresentation.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:34 PM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 07/25/2012

Obama’s distortions become taxing

He gets Romney’s tax plan wrong, too.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 07/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Taxes

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 05/17/2012

Republicans corner the president

Republicans cast him as the do-nothing president.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Taxes

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 05/14/2012

We don’t all wish to be California

More red ink, fewer jobs

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:30 AM ET, 05/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy, Taxes

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Misdirection is central to Obama’s campaign

Obama has everything but substance.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:45 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 04/17/2012

Tax fairness, but whose definition?

Tax fairness is in the eye of the beholder.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  05:12 PM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 04/17/2012

Income inequality flourishes under Obama

This president should reflect on his own policies.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:15 AM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy, Budget, Taxes

Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 04/17/2012

Will Obama regret the Buffett rule stunt?

What’s the next gimmick?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:30 AM ET, 04/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Taxes

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 04/11/2012

Romney vs. the Buffett rule

Fencing with the media

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 04/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy, Taxes

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 04/10/2012

Buffett rule nonsense isn’t even good politics

Getting nothing our of class warfare

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:15 PM ET, 04/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Budget, Taxes

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 03/14/2012

Santorum’s strong suit is not the economy

Romney should hit Santorum on his unconservative tax plan.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:04 AM ET, 03/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/23/2012

Back to the future: Dump the manufacturing tax breaks

We need a 21st-century tax code

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Taxes

Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 02/22/2012

Not only the rates matter

Conservatives need to focus on anti-cronyism.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:20 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 02/22/2012

Romney’s tax plan: Not Obama, not Santorum, maybe doable

Attainable tax and fiscal reform, his campaign says

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:39 PM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Taxes

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 02/22/2012

Obama’s terrible tax plan

It’s not reform, it’s complication

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:52 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/15/2012

Neither Republican contender fits the Tea Party ideal

Santorum and Romney are no Tea Partyers.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Taxes

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 01/24/2012

Romney paid 42 percent of 2011 income in taxes and charity

He has done more than his fair share for society

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:03 PM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 01/24/2012

Mitt Romney’s taxes: Really, what’s the problem?

He has an impressive history of charitable giving.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:53 AM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 12/23/2011

The payroll tax cut denouement

McConnell clears the decks for 2012.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  House GOP, Taxes

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 12/22/2011

McConnell offers a way out of the payroll tax cut thicket

A payroll tax cut solution.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 12/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes, Senate Republicans

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 12/21/2011

Make a deal on the payroll tax, and come back for more

Time to cut a deal.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:45 AM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes, House GOP

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/26/2011

Paul Ryan, showing the GOP how to discuss taxes

Will the GOP contenders pay attention?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 10/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 01:24 PM ET, 10/21/2011

9-9-9, take two

Cain tries to rescue his tax plan

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:24 PM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 09/14/2011

Paul Ryan explains tax reform

The GOP’s explainer-in-chief does it again.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 09/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taxes

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 09/08/2011

Free advice to pols on tax reform

Glum about the prospects for a deal.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 09/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 09/07/2011

Free advice to pols on tax reform

There might be a deal to be had.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 09/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taxes

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 09/02/2011

A win-win: Tax repatriation

Getting more revenue, with conservatives’ approval.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:00 AM ET, 09/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 08/30/2011

Free advice to politicians: What to do on jobs

Is a pro-jobs agenda possible?

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 08/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Economy, Taxes

Posted at 12:35 PM ET, 08/12/2011

The tax fight

Republican don’t want to raise taxes, even a little.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:35 PM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 08/05/2011

Where are all the jobs?

The lack of job growth is Obama’s No. 1 liability

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:30 AM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Economy, Taxes, President Obama

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 08/03/2011

The fight over taxes goes on

Democrats are dying to keep tax hikes on the table.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:15 AM ET, 08/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 08/01/2011

Republicans’ sobriety on taxes and defense

Republicans shouldn’t panic.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Budget, Taxes, National Security

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 07/19/2011

Polls: A mixed picture on debt

The public wants government spending curtailed

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:47 PM ET, 07/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 06/17/2011

The optimistic debt scenario

Republicans fight for major cuts and hold the line on taxes.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  09:00 AM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 05/17/2011

The energy tax vote: Making clear which is the tax hike party

Senate vote may haunt vulnerable Democrats

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:30 PM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taxes

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 05/05/2011

How much more can we soak the rich?

The rich don’t pay their ‘fair share’ in taxes? In fact, they pay much more than that.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 05/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Budget, Taxes

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 03/30/2011

Should conservatives be defending ethanol subsidies?

There’s a good reason for conservatives to skip Iowa.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:30 AM ET, 03/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  2012 campaign, Taxes

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 03/27/2011

Big Business vs. conservatives on tax reform

Corporate America can be politically tone-deaf.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 03/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Taxes, Right Turn