Dean Baker for Truthout: The economy is moving in the right direction, and understanding the recent history behind these trends is important.
The Republican budget takes from those in need and gives to billionaires. By 2027, 80 percent of the Trump-GOP tax plan is an enormous boon to the wealthiest Americans.
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Lawrence Davidson teaches history at West Chester University and is the author of Foreign Policy Inc.: Privatizing America's National Interest and two other books.