Anthea Mitchell - Wall Street Cheat Sheet
Becky Sweger - Truthout
The federal tax code includes hundreds of tax breaks (called tax expenditures within the federal government) meant to encourage activities that lawmakers deem beneficial to society
Chad Cain - Daily Hampshire Gazette
After six years of leading Northampton-based National Priorities Project to international acclaim that included the nomination for a Nobel Peace Prize, Jo Comerford is stepping down as executive director this month.
Robin Claremont - Bill Moyers & Company
Millions of Americans file their federal income tax returns on April 15 each year with no idea what the government actually does with all that money.
Jonnelle Marte - Wall Street Journal MarketWatch
It’s April 15, which means that you’ve paid your tax bill– or you will very soon– and you might be wondering about what exactly the government is going to do with your hard-earned cash.
Jay Cassano - Fast Co.Exist
For the cost of the Tomahawk Cruise Missile program, we can hire 4,784 elementary school teachers for one year. Use this tool to find out where your tax dollars are going and how they might be better spent.
Jeanne Sahadi - CNN Money
Timothy R. Homan - The Fiscal Times
Sequester savings are being clawed back--and defense contractors are having a party.
Host: Warren Olney - KCRW Los Angeles Public Radio
Last year's rare, bi-partisan deals on spending limits and extending the debt ceiling eliminated threats of pushing the country over a "fiscal cliff." But this year's budget debate will be more interesting, rather than less. Both parties will have to reveal their priorities, at the risk of revealing internal divisions ...
Deborah Weinstein - Huffington Post