Shift the debt onto the books of the Federal Reserve. If that kind of help is good enough for our largest banks, it’s also good for disaster-stricken Puerto Rico.
It depends on how much influence the corporate lobby has in the final deal, and it’s not over.
Mitt Romney thinks he pays enough in taxes, and Newt Gingrich thinks it's too much. What does President Obama think?
Robert S. McIntyre is director of Citizens for Tax Justice and a contributing editor for The American Prospect.