One of the more important consequences of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama was that he was able to go through with a significant rise in taxes on high incomes.
One of the more important consequences of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama was that he was able to go through with a significant rise in taxes on high incomes. file photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais The Associated Press
One of the more important consequences of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama was that he was able to go through with a significant rise in taxes on high incomes. file photo by Pablo Martinez Monsivais The Associated Press

Paul Krugman: Presidential elections, like the one in 2012, do indeed have significant consequences

January 04, 2016 11:36 AM