TAXATION: No Agreement

The phrase "tax reduction" is not a controversial issue. It is safe to say that every single Senator and Representative would answer loudly, "Yes," if asked whether he favored it. The public response has been so unanimous that it would be worth the political life of any Congressman to oppose it.

And yet the three groups—Democrats, regular Republicans and Republican insurgents—are almost certain to hold a fierce encounter over the tax reduction bill. Each of the three groups is likely to have a separate bill.

In the first place, there is the proposal...

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