TAX CUTS ADEQUATE FOR AMERICAÃ¢â‚¬â„¢S WORKING FAMILIES?07/29/03
This week and in the first half of August, millions of parents will receive $400 per child from the Bush administration. But some are rejecting this windfall to protest the unfairness of the overall tax cut, which sends huge tax breaks to multi-millionaires while denying 12 million low-income children any tax rebate.
Ironically, these middle-income parents are using their gift from the President to oppose his tax agenda. United for a Fair Economy has organized a "Let's REALLY Leave No Child Behind" petition drive and pledge campaign, on the web. Our guest: Chris Hartman, research director at UFE.