McCain and Obama Tax Policy Proposals

McCain and Obama Tax Policy Proposals

Senator Obama is promising voters more progressive tax policies. Senator McCain vows to cut corporate tax rates. The plans of either candidate could add to the nation's nearly ten trillion dollar debt. How McCain and Obama differ on tax...

Senator Obama is promising voters more progressive tax policies. Senator McCain vows to cut corporate tax rates. The plans of either candidate could add to the nation's nearly ten trillion dollar debt. How McCain and Obama differ on tax policies.

Guests

Alan Viard

resident scholar, American Enterprise Institute

Jared Bernstein

Chief Economist and Economic Policy Adviser for Vice President Biden and Executive Director of the Vice President's Middle Class Task Force.

Bob Davis

senior economics writer, Wall Street Journal

Douglas Holtz-Eakin

chief economist, director, Congressional Budget Office from 2003 to 2006, and senior domestic policy adviser to the McCain Campaign and a member of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission.

Jason Furman

economic advisor to Senator Barack Obama

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