Economic Perspective: Raising Taxes "Would Destroy" Recovery

Economist Diana Furchtgott-Roth, a Senior Fellow at The Hudson Institute and Former Chief of Staff of the President’s Council of Economic Advisers under George W. Bush, is interviewed on recent legislation making its way into law. Among other topics she discusses the…

* Unfairness of the new tax on gold coin and bullion transactions

* Potential consequences of tax increases and unemployment insurance expenses

* Ongoing problems with debt and deficit

See the video below with a perspective from Newsmax on how current policies are delaying recovery.