The Ways and Means Committee plan would make a down payment on much-needed public investments but doesn't go far enough to address wealth inequality.
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Our richest can now fly halfway round the world with their circadian rhythms totally intact.
Revenue options that would also curb runaway executive pay have strong appeal across the political spectrum.
While workers are continuing to struggle under Covid, corporate lobbyists are converging on Capitol Hill to block proposed pro-labor reforms.
The billions our billionaires are grabbing currently face a next-to-nothing tax rate.
The next few months will be crucial to securing the big, bold policy wins needed to build a more equitable, sustainable country for all.