Michael R. Strain"She just held onto my shirt with her tiny fists and stared up at my face. To me it was as if we had been together since the moment of her birth." Don't miss @ArthurBrooks's lovely and important essay on adoption.
An analysis of US jobs that rely on exports to Canada and Mexico finds that withdrawing from the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) would cost 187,000 of those jobs over a 1 to 3 year period. (By comparison, from 2013 to 2015, a total
A moderate paid leave policy made quiet progress this week, as a popular proposal authored by Nebraska senator Deb Fischer found its way into Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch’s tax reform markup.
“I am thrilled Chairman Hatch adopted my...
Tucked into Republicans’ tax overhaul bill is a technical tweak to how inflation is measured. It is designed to hold down the deficit, but over time it becomes a tax increase that hits many middle-class households who start out as the plan’s...
Michael R. Strain.@greg_ip: "...their after-tax income drops by just 0.1% by 2027 because of the new formula, according to Ernie Tedeschi, an analyst at Evercore ISI, who used a model developed by the American Enterprise Institute."