Kiss and make up? | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Kiss and make up?

Posted By on Wed, May 13, 2009 at 4:31 PM

Well not entirely, but no Washington think tank was harder on Senator Blanche Lincoln’s proposal earlier this year to provide more estate tax relief than the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. Like others, it called it a costly and unnecessary gift to the rich. At the urging of the Arkansas Times, experts on at the center took a quick look at Lincoln’s new round of proposed tax cuts to help middle and low-income Americans.

Chuck Marr, director of federal tax policy at the CBPP, offered: “Senator Lincoln has made her mark helping working families meet the challenges they face and her new child care proposal shows she is determined to keep playing this leadership role.”

-- Paul Barton

Sign up for the Daily Update email

Comments (9)

Showing 1-9 of 9

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-9 of 9

Add a comment

More by Gerard Matthews

Readers also liked…

  • Arkansas: Land of .......

    Welcome to Arkansas: Land of cowardly politicians, discriminatory laws, inhumane turkey drops and lots and lots of Trump voters.
    • Oct 8, 2016
  • Trump's strangulation of Obamacare

    If he can't kill it outright, Donald Trump will do all he can to cripple Obamacare. Vox has detailed reporting on deep cuts in federal spending that support nonprofit agencies that help people sign up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
    • Sep 18, 2017
  • The inspiring Hillary Clinton

    Hillary Clinton's campaign for president illustrates again the double standard applied to women. Some writers get it. They even find the supposedly unlikable Clinton inspiring.
    • Oct 16, 2016

Most Recent Comments



© 2018 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation