If you can get past the fuzzy math, Trump's budget means certain pain for most families — and big tax cuts for the wealthiest few.
Josh Hoxie is the Director of the Project on Opportunity and Taxation at the Institute for Policy Studies IPS-dc.org
We know recessions are inevitable — and painful. Why not take action now to soften the blow?
Addressing rising inequality will require fixing our unfair economic system, not impugning poor families for being poor.
It takes serious mental gymnastics to argue that Trump's tax agenda would benefit the average working Joe or Jane.
The president's budget won't balance federal spending one bit — but it'll move a lot of money up to the rich.
Trump says he'll spike bad trade deals, but he's still letting the big corporations that write them make the rules.