May 24, 2017 | We know recessions are inevitable — and painful. Why not take action now to soften the blow?
About Josh Hoxie
Josh Hoxie is the Director of the Project on Opportunity and Taxation at the Institute for Policy Studies IPS-dc.org
Articles by Josh Hoxie
May 3, 2017 | Addressing rising inequality will require fixing our unfair economic system, not impugning poor families for being poor.
April 5, 2017 | It takes serious mental gymnastics to argue that Trump's tax agenda would benefit the average working Joe or Jane.
March 8, 2017 | The president's budget won't balance federal spending one bit — but it'll move a lot of money up to the rich.
February 8, 2017 | Trump says he'll spike bad trade deals, but he's still letting the big corporations that write them make the rules.
January 18, 2017 | If Obama's health law is reversed, taxes will go down for the rich and up for the poor, while millions lose coverage.
December 28, 2016 | With Washington looking hopeless, it's up to local communities to close the gap between the richest and the rest.
December 7, 2016 | Trump railed against Wall Street bankers on the campaign trail. Now they're joining his administration.
October 26, 2016 | After the election, we need to focus on forcing the next president to address inequality and fix our upside down tax code.
September 21, 2016 | The closure of ITT Tech should be a warning to other educational institutions looking to make a dime at the expense of students.
August 24, 2016 | The candidate’s ongoing scandalous behavior can’t cover up whatever he’s hiding in his tax returns.
July 27, 2016 | Donald Trump's VP pick signals a commitment to slashing taxes for millionaires and cutting services for everyone else.
July 13, 2016 | For the first time, Democrats are acknowledging America's deep racial wealth gap — and the policies that created it.
June 8, 2016 | To understand why the IRS is under attack, follow the money.
May 4, 2016 | American elites don't have to go to Panama to hide their money — they can go to Delaware.