Failure Of U S Tax Policy

Author: Sheldon D. Pollack
Publisher: Penn State Press
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The best journalistic account of the political events leading up to the passage of
the 1986 act is Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch. The best
scholarly analysis of TRA is the study by Conlan, Wrightson, and Beam, Taxing
Choices Of the many articles on the tax-reform process, among the best are
Joseph J. Minarik, "How Tax Reform Came About," 37 Tax Notes 1359 (
December 28, 1987); Alvin Rabushka, "The Tax Reform Act of 1986:
Concentrated Costs, Diffuse ...

Shifting The Burden

Author: Cathie J. Martin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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74. Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch, p. 111. 75. National
Association of Home Builders. "Political Update." internal document. May 14.
1986. 76. "Knights of the Roundtable." Business Week. October 21 , 1988, p. 39.
77. Timothy Conlan. Margaret Wrightson. and David Beam. Taxing Choices: The
Politics of Tax Reform (Washington. DC: Congressional Quarterly Press. 1990).
pp. 57-58. 78. Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch, p. 60. 79. Ibid.,
pp. 49-51 80.

Mr Chairman

Author: James L. Merriner
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47. "Rostenkowski Applauded at Portrait Event," CST, 28 April 1983. 48. "
Rostenkowski 'Hanging,'" AP, 27 April 1983; and "Two Worlds of Rostenkowski,"
CT, 28 April 1983. 8. Write Rosty 1. "Chicago News Conference," WMAQ-AM, 1
January 1984, audiotape at CHS. 2. " Rostenkowski s Tax Hints Offer Brighter
Options for Traders," CST", 5 January 1984. 3. "Thirty-second Ward David Wakes
Up Goliath," CT, 21 March 1984. 4. Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci
Gulch, 35. 5.

The Deficit And The Public Interest

Author: Joseph White
Publisher: Univ of California Press
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1377-79; Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch, p. 25 1 . 131.
Timothy Clark and Richard E. Cohen, "Resolving the Differences," National
Journal, July 5, 1986, p. 1662. 132. Eileen Shanahan, "Tax Reform Warmup:
Harmony on Some Points," Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report, July 12,
1986, pp. 1566-68. 133. Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch, p. 258
. 134. Ibid., p. 259. 135. Shanahan, "Tax Reform Warmup"; David Rosenbaum, "A
Tentative Tax-Rate ...

Reforms At Risk

Author: Eric M. Patashnik
Publisher: Princeton University Press
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Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch (New York: Vintage Books,
1988), 14. 10. Witte, The Politics and Development of the Federal Income Tax,
292. 11. Ibid., 242—43; and Zelizer, Taxing America, 308—1 1. 12. C. Eugene
Steuerle, The Tax Decade (Washington, D.C.: The Urban Institute, 1992), 33. 13.
Pollack, The Failure of Tax Policy, 82. 14. Witte, The Politics and Development of
the Federal Income Tax, 349. 15. As John F. Witte argued—quite correctly—in
1985, there ...

The Divided Welfare State

Author: Jacob S. Hacker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521013284
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For example, Birnbaum and Murray's well-regarded journalistic account,
Showdown at Gucci Gulch, leaves the erroneous impression that both the
Bradley-Gephardt and Treasury 1 proposals eliminated the special tax treatment
of most employer-provided fringe benefits, including pensions. Jeffrey H.
Birnbaum and Alan S. Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch: Lawmakers, Lobbyists,
and the Unlikely Triumph of Tax Reform (New York: Random House, 1987),
Appendix A, 56. The same ...

Parallel Politics

Author: Samuel Kernell
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
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... both turned to small groups to achieve consensus. In conference, both
delegated authority to their chairmen to negotiate a final agreement. The
Unreformed Chairmen It was not only at the conference stage that the chairmen
dominated the process. After a hesitant start in which Rostenkowski and
Packwood lost control of their committees, the two chairmen took the. 36.
Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch, p. 268. 37. Birnbaum and
Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch, p.

Deconstructing Reagan Conservative Mythology And America S Fortieth President

Author: Kyle Longley
Publisher: Routledge
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Jeffrey H. Birnbaum and Allan S. Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch: Lawmakers,
Lobbyists and the Unlikely Triumph of Tax Reform (New York: Vintage,1988), 286
. 29. Birnbaum and Murray,Showdown at Gucci Gulch, 73.See alsoTimothy J.
Conlan, Margaret T. Wrightson, and David R. Beam, Taxing Choices (
Washington, DC:CQ Press,1990),71. 30.Albert S. Hunt, “Introduction,” in
Birnbaum and Murray, Showdown at GucciGulch, xiv. 31.Witte,“1986Tax Reform,”
443. 32. Historical ...

The Wrecking Crew

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1429929812
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Jeffrey H. Birnbaum and Alan S. Murray, Showdown at Gucci Gulch: Lawmakers,
Lobbyists, and the Unlikely Triumph of Tax Reform (New York: Random House,
1987), p. 287. 24. “Struggle for the business community's soul”: Norquist, Rock
the House, p. 138. Business PACs: The great right-wing prophet of business
PACs was Guy Vander Jagt, a congressman from Michigan. His constant
agitation on the subject is described by Brooks Jackson on pp. 73–74 of Honest
Graft: Big Money ...