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Apparently the rich believe that the trickle down theory will lift

Apparently the rich believe that the trickle down theory will lift


Apparently the rich believe that the 'trickle down theory' will lift the poor out of poverty. Whilst they demand communism for the rich.

In the presidential debates, Mitt Romney keeps talking about “trickle-down government.” At the first debate in Denver, Romney said, “The president has a ...

US President and Republican presidential candidate Ronald Reagan addresses the Republican National Convention.

... under the toilet bowl, in the gas station with broken windows and half its lights out, at the absolute bottom of the trickle down economy of ...

Ethics and Trickle-Down Economics: A Case Study of Kansas

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Treasury finds that despite a modest boost to economic growth, the tax cut would reduce

But it will at least have passed through the poor fellows hands. They saved the big banks, but the little ones went up the flue.[1]

Republican tax cuts will hurt Americans. And Democrats will pay the price

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Dear Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats: Why Are You Embracing Trickle-Down Economics?

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Has the working class ever said “I wish the rich people had more advantages so politicians can cut programs that were created to offset income inequality”?

Many politicians, especially those on the right, preach the gospel of Trickle-Down Economics. The theory is that if businesses have more money they will ...

The Problem With Inequality, According to Adam Smith

Trickle Down Republican Economics did NOT work then and they will NOT work now! A TRILLION dollar tax cut given to the ultra rich this week while cutting ...

Why we need rise-up economics, not trickle-down

Does it matter how rich the rich are?

Trickle-Down Economics

Q&A recap: questions about trickle-down economics open the floodgates

Turns out, not even gridlock is a decent strategy for preventing escalating expenditures, under the theory that not getting anything done would prevent the ...

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The Strength of Humility

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The 3 Questions That Will Decide If Trump's Tax Plan Works

"Three decades of data prove that tax cuts for the wealthy do not 'trickle down' to working people or grow the overall economy," writes billionaire ...

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... food retailing in France, the authorities there may seem justified in probing how competitive the market really is. Too competitive, apparently: ...

The Numbers Don't Lie-Why Lowering Taxes For The Rich No Longer Works To Grow The Economy

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For The Wealthy

A Wealthy Capitalist on Why Money Doesn't Trickle Down

click to enlarge Billionaires Bruce Rauner and J.B. Pritzker's taxes would go up, up, up under a

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"Trickle Down Economics" us a JOKE! And it's a bad joke .

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Trump, lies, and tax cuts: Why they will not help the economy

Do Republicans Really Want Tax Cuts?

Republican tax cuts will hurt Americans. And Democrats will pay the price

Trump: Democrats obstructing tax bill 'because they think it is too good'

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A Study in Cause and Effect

Occupy protesters, like these in Flint, Mich., have pushed discussions about economic mobility toward center stage. Credit Ryan Garza/The Flint Journal, ...

Donald Trump Thought Ronald Reagan's Tax Cuts Were A 'Disaster' | HuffPost

MODERATE DEMOCRATS have had a good few months. They dominated the Democratic primaries ahead of the mid-term elections, duly delivered a Democratic majority ...

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Changes in tax rates have strongly favored the very, very rich.

Ten years later, in most circles, using one's things too obviously to stand out as elite still feels … dated. If in Dr. and Mrs. Nose's heyday the ultimate ...

There is no "trickle down" theory in economics, this is just a straw man that people erect in order to demonize capitalism.

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I wanted to believe

San Francisco's progressive mayoral candidate Jane Kim has tech millionaires running scared

Tax cuts for the rich did what they have always done over the past 100 years

Unfortunately, perceptions of hand-outs to a tiny minority of the super-rich have arisen in tandem with a deteriorating sense of ...

Bank of America Celebrates Giant Tax Cut by Raising Fees on Poor People

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Recent research found 70% of people in middle- and high-income countries believe overconsumption is putting our planet and society at risk.

The Trickle-Down Lie

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EVEN a short walk in Tabasco can feel unbearable. When Graham Greene visited Mexico 80 years ago, he lamented the tropical southern state's “blinding heat ...

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The Trump Boom?

Some commentators have seized on a study from Germany to support their theories about corporate tax cuts trickling down to workers.

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Opinions vs. Facts

From this follows the logical conclusion that deficits don't really matter; the only thing that matters is inflation. According to Kelton, “The only ...

Dutch worked his mind hard to imagine the feel of his horse under him. To hear the soothing creak of saddle leather. To breathe deeply of the rich incense ...

The Disturbing Rise of Modern Monetary Theory (MMT)

Math Suggests Inequality Can Be Fixed With Wealth Redistribution, Not Tax Cuts

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Stephen King still waits for an apology from LePage after the Maine governor lied about him

Donald Trump, Brett Kavanaugh, and the Rule of Pampered Princelings

Republicans are finally talking about income inequality. But they're getting it all wrong.

The Senate Resolution To Condemn MMT: Here Are Some Better Candidates For Condemnation

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Not to put too fine a point on it, but the GOP tax plan is simply another attempt at trickle down economics. I have essentially zero belief that such will ...

Hogan: 'Water pressure will be turned down to a trickle for people who don't pay'

click to enlarge In 1973, Mayor Richard J. Daley laid out Chicago 21, a plan crafted

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