Does the Albuquerque Journal let political bias write headlines on the Business Page?
Buffet Rule in Play Already
Economists Call It The ‘Stupid Rule’
"The Buffett Rule, amongst economists, could also be called the stupid rule," said Kevin Hassett, a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington group that supports free enterprise.
Did you see that "could" in a quote from a guy who isn’t an economist but works at at a leading Conservative "think" tank? You can hear the sniff as our senior fellow says amongst.
Still don’t think abqjournal is playing politics? Here’s the original Bloomberg News (by Richard Rubin) heading:
Top Earners Pay Higher Tax Rate Without Buffett Rule