Unless the mainstream offers something better, he will be the voice of economic nationalism.
The government kiboshes Broadcom’s purchase of Qualcomm because it will lead to less R&D and investment (the better to increase profits) at a militarily important tech leader.
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.