Three Senate Democrats have said it. As have a couple House Democrats. And yesterday, Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke joined them. The topic? Whether to raise taxes on income, capital gains, estates, and dividends by allowing the 2001 and 2003 tax laws to expire.
Wondering what you're going to do during your lunch hour this afternoon? Well wonder no more. Today at noon, Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA), the Chairman of the House Financial Services Committee, will visit the Cato Institute for a discussion on "Deficits and Defense."