TAKING SOCIAL SECURITY IN THE PANDEMIC

Taking Social Security in the pandemic. The trend has been moving in a positive direction: Over the last decade, far more workers who are eligible for Social Security have been waiting to file, often substantially increasing their lifetime annual benefits. But the stunning job losses in the pandemic induced economic crisis could bring this trend […]

GOP CUTTING TAXES ?

GOP cutting taxes ? The GOP is supposed to be really good at cutting taxes. President George W. Bush cut taxes. So did President Roanld Reagan, though he also raised them. So why are Republicans now struggling mightily to reach a consensus on how to overhaul the nation’ tax system ? And why is President […]