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President Obama has just come out in support of the Rubio legislation.
Pandering. Slate gives Obama & Rubio the gold medal for dumb policy ideas, at http://tinyurl.com/sillytaxpolicy. The article caps a straightforward analysis with this gem: “We don’t want anybody taking away the Olympic medals tax-wise from the Olympic athletes,” complained Clint Eastwood to reporters outside a Mitt Romney fundraiser, as if treating prize winnings as income were some nutty scheme Obama personally cooked up in Kenya."