Barack Obama & the Bush Tax Cuts Brien Page 3 spending. To determine the implications of President Obama’s economic recovery plan, one must understand and analyze the effectiveness of government spending on economic activity in the United States. From a gross domestic product (GDP) perspective, government spending has a similar effect to. To help students understand Obama's options, the case reviews both the recent tax cuts under President George W. Bush, including the supply-side and demand-management justification given for them, and the broad history of fiscal policy in the United States.
Instructors may also obtain a Teaching Note, written by this case's author, that Cited by: 1. Dec 17, The tax cut package angered liberals in the president's party due to the extension of the Bush-era tax cuts for the roughly two percent of highest Estimated Reading Time: 5 mins.
Jul 24, WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration is making a preemptive move to change the script of the Bush tax cut debate after losing a months-long political s. Jul 11, After a protracted debate, Congress and President Obama agreed at the end of to extend the Bush tax cuts for two years, and They allowed the Making Work Pay Credit to expire but replaced it with a payroll tax “holiday” which reduced Social Security payroll taxes paid inand this was eventually extended through