Stories by Scott Klinger

Scott Klinger was the director of revenue and spending policies at the Center for Effective Government.    subscribe to Scott Klinger's feed

Posted on: Mar 8, 2016, Source:

New data provides a glimpse into how the 400 highest earners make their money and pay their taxes.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A 20-year-old rule intended to control CEO pay has bloated executive paychecks while draining tax revenue and widening inequality.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

We need to talk about the retirement savings gap.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The proposed cuts now on the table could be seriously bad news for young people planning to enter the workforce in coming years.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The Fix the Debt coalition is using the so-called “fiscal cliff” to push the same old corporate agenda of more tax breaks while shifting the burden on to the rest of us.

Posted on: Apr 16, 2012, Source: The Nation

AT&T, Boeing, Citigroup, Duke Energy and Ford reported more than $20 billion of US pre-tax income last year, but didn't pay any federal income taxes. Here's why.