Douglas Holtz-Eakin http://kplu.org en Economist makes the case for lower taxes for the rich http://kplu.org/post/economist-makes-case-lower-taxes-rich <p>Taxes have loomed large this election season. Can we jumpstart the economy by changing the tax system? Should the rich pay more or less?</p><p>These are hotly debated issues and for perspective, we turned to two experts on opposite ends of the political spectrum. <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/take-rich-give-poor-and-middle-class-robert-reich-says-so">In an earlier interview</a>, Robert Reich, who was President Clinton’s labor secretary, explained why he thinks the tax system needs to do more to redistribute wealth from the rich toward the poor and middle class.</p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 16:19:36 +0000 Ashley Gross 6936 at http://kplu.org Economist makes the case for lower taxes for the rich