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Fixing entitlements through ever higher taxes would kill the economy.
Forecast of slow growth and higher unemployment could put the whammy on plans to hike taxes.
But the California governor stands by his plan to return the state to fiscal health.
The California governor wants to remake the Republican Party à la the U.K.'s green Conservatives.
A focus on the "inflation tax" could be a big winner in the fall.
Eggheads take the fun out of the 8.2 percent jump in April housing starts.
His plan to fight global warming makes no economic sense without radical breakthroughs.