We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
The Congressional Budget office came up with a report that indicated that cutting income taxes on the rich would not encourage growth. The aides to Senator McConnell objected to unfair language - terms like "the rich" and "Bush tax cuts." So they got the report recalled. But now the NY Times has it.