Our American tax dollars at work to benefit the rich?

    As the deadline for filing federal income taxes approaches, we talk with journalist DAVID CAY JOHNSTON about how our tax dollars are used to support governmental policies and spending that benefit of the rich. Johnston writes about taxes for the New York Times and his new book is “Free Lunch: How the Wealthiest Americans Enrich Themselves at Government Expense and Stick You With The Bill.”
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