American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
President George W. Bush officially proposed a tax cut to Congress after weeks of discussion about its political and economic viability. A panel talks about what the President is proposing, how it would work, who would benefit, and how it would affect the economy and the rest of the federal budget.
- Kevin Hassett director, economic policy studies, American Enterprise Institute.
- Henry Aaron Senior fellow, economic studies, The Brookings Institution.
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