…if Republicans are willing to increase the deficit by $1.5 trillion, let’s use that money for something the country really needs that will create a vastly greater number of jobs. That is a giant infrastructure program.

Bruce Bartlett   — New York Daily News Thursday, November 2, 2017

How Democrats can beat the Republican tax cut

Democrats are searching for a way to counter the new Republican tax plan, but I fear they have chosen a poor way of doing so. They correctly charge that the Republican plan is tilted too much toward the ultra-wealthy, which is true enough, and propose tilting it more toward the middle class.