Commentary

Rick, Hill & Tax Cuts For NY | New York Post

Both Rick Lazio and Hillary Clinton have made a special effort to paint themselves as tax cutters--but they're not equally deserving of the title. [Read_more]

Al’s Middle-Class Tax Targets by E.J. McMahon |  | New York Post

Here's a conundrum: New York metro-region voters, who stand to lose the most if Al Gore becomes president, are among those most eager for the vice president to step into the top job.

Gore enjoys some of his strongest support in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. [Read_more]

Bizarre Tax-Cut Presentations Don’t Add Up by E.J. McMahon |  | New York Post

AL Gore: $500 billion in tax cuts. George W. Bush: $1.3 trillion. Hillary Clinton: $496 billion. Rick Lazio: $776 billion to more than $1 trillion, depending on whom you believe and how you count. [Read_more]

NYC Jobs In Jeopardy by E.J. McMahon |  | New York Post

Saddled with yet another high-priced mandate from Albany, Mayor Giuliani and the City Council are rethinking their tax-cutting agenda. But curtailing tax cuts now would represent a step backward from policies that have contributed to the city's strongest private-sector employment growth in a half century. [Read_more]

The Taxpayer: Last Again by E.J. McMahon |  | New York Post

Amid the generally sunny reviews surrounding this year's session of the New York state Legislature, there was little for taxpayers to applaud--and plenty to be concerned about for the future. [Read_more]
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