Republicans in Congress Just Made it Easier to Cut Taxes

TIME

In one of the first items of Congressional business yesterday, Republicans gave themselves a new magic wand. When you wave it over a major piece of tax legislation, it has the effect of making the bill appear to be really good for the economy.

Republicans say the magic wand reveals the actual economic impact of the bill. But Democrats worry it’s nothing more than dangerous accounting voodoo that will have the effect of making fiscally irresponsible legislation appear good.

The magic wand at issue here is „dynamic scoring,” an accounting method for determining how a piece of legislation will affect the U.S. macroeconomy down the line.

As of yesterday, House Republicans voted on a rule change that requires the Congressional Budget Office and the Joint Committee on Taxation—both nonpartisan entities—to use dynamic scoring when analyzing the economic impact of major tax and entitlement bills. That means that from now on…

Vezi articol original 395 de cuvinte mai mult

Anunțuri

About Vechiu Gelu Ionut

Nu vreau sa crit , vreau doar sa spun ceea ce este de spus

Posted on 7 Ianuarie 2015, in Online. Bookmark the permalink. Lasă un comentariu.

Lasă un răspuns

Completează mai jos detaliile tale sau dă clic pe un icon pentru a te autentifica:

Logo WordPress.com

Comentezi folosind contul tău WordPress.com. Dezautentificare / Schimbă )

Poză Twitter

Comentezi folosind contul tău Twitter. Dezautentificare / Schimbă )

Fotografie Facebook

Comentezi folosind contul tău Facebook. Dezautentificare / Schimbă )

Fotografie Google+

Comentezi folosind contul tău Google+. Dezautentificare / Schimbă )

Conectare la %s

Ionut Vechiu

”Când îți dorești ceva cu adevărat, tot universul conspiră pentru îndeplinirea visului tău.”

speranteinplic

sentimente, poezii, proza

Little Write Lies

For Readers and Writers of Flash Fiction

David Gaughran

Let's Get Digital

Bending Genre

Essays on Creative Nonfiction

The Melissaverse

I started off writing about hockey. Lately I seem to be writing about mental illness. Who knows what I'll write about tomorrow?

The Human Rights Warrior

"There is some good in this world...and it's worth fighting for." ~ J.R.R. Tolkien

Picnic at the Cathedral

Cultural travel on a budget

iwantedwings

A Geeky Feminist's Musings On Pop Culture

The Squeaky Robot

A Meddling Robot in a Human's World

Am cu ce

Eu am zis: "Dumnezei sunteţi şi toţi fii ai Celui Preaînalt". Dar voi ca nişte oameni muriţi şi ca unul din căpetenii cădeţi (Psalmul 81, 6-7)

mihai vasilescu blog

Viaţa-i mult prea serioasă ca să n-o luăm în râs!

THE BLAZING TRAIL

Like Strums of Hope...

Betty's Kitchen

Mancaruri fel de fel: retete culinare testate, pozate si recomandate

Doron Art

A journey into my world of Painting

Nina Docea

de Mădălina Rodocea

%d blogeri au apreciat asta: