“For myself, I want no advantage over my fellow man, and if he is weaker than I, all the more is it my duty to help him.” —Eugene V. Debs
Sunday, August 8, 2010
I'd go further, but this would be a start
Robert Reich (Greenspan, Rubin, and Herbert Hoover): "The top 2 percent now receive almost a quarter of total national income, which is one reason why the middle class doesn’t have the purchasing power to lift the economy on its own. The best way to give them even more purchasing power would be to give the middle class a larger tax cut — say, a payroll tax holiday on the first $20,000 of income."