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This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on Tuesdays and Thursdays. By now you have probably…View More Opinion | What Have We Learned From Trump’s Tax Revelations?
When Donald J. Trump was elected president in 2016, some people, many of them Democrats, talked about renouncing their United States citizenship and moving abroad…View More When U.S. Citizenship Starts Looking Like a Bad Deal
Senator Elizabeth Warren has unveiled her vision for how to pay for “Medicare for all” — a daunting mountain of new taxes and fees. Thanks…View More Opinion | The Warren Way Is the Wrong Way
This article is part of David Leonhardt’s newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it each weekday. Health insurance for millions of Americans is…View More Opinion | Absurd, Shocking, Embarrassingly Bad
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To the Editor: Re “Trump Tax Figures Show a Decade of Huge Losses” (front page, May 8): What is so shocking about your recent revelations…View More Opinion | Trump’s ‘Huge Losses’? No Surprise