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Nov 17, 2017

RT @RyanLizza: This is incorrect. Sam Nunberg was not the source of The New Yorker’s anecdote about Chris Christie and McDonald’s.  https://twitter.com/jgreendc/status/931581056448417792 

Nov 17, 2017

@Brian_Riedl @neoliberalshil1 This has the answer. Top 1% received 38% of the Bush tax cuts, higher than its share of the federal tax burden: https://t.co/QgSJMTR8GP

Nov 17, 2017

@Brian_Riedl @neoliberalshil1 I am working on other things -- what is the effective tax rate on the top 1% pre- and post- 2001/2003 tax cuts, according to this data?

Nov 17, 2017

@Brian_Riedl @neoliberalshil1 that does not include the abolition of the estate tax, correct? Not to mention the 2003 tax cuts, the regressivity of which you presumably don't dispute.

Nov 17, 2017

@Brian_Riedl @neoliberalshil1 do you have a link to the study showing the result you claim?

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