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Karl Rove Discusses Taxes and Growth

February 13, 2013 1 minute Read by Matthew Denhart

At the Bush Institute conference, "Tax Policies for 4% Growth," Karl Rove moderated a session that examined the U.S. government's record on taxes throughout the 20th Century, and discussed how different tax policies have affected economic growth. A major theme from the panel stressed that volatility in the tax code has hurt growth. Following the session, Dan Bigman of Forbes caught up with Mr. Rove to talk about taxes, growth, and a host of other issues.


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Matthew Denhart
Matthew Denhart

Matthew Denhart is an expert on immigration policy and is the author of the Bush Institute’s America's Advantage: A Handbook of Vital Immigration and Economic Growth Statistics, now in its third edition. He currently serves as executive director of the Calvin Coolidge Presidential Foundation and is a founder of the Coolidge Scholars Program which provides full-ride merit scholarships to America's most promising college students. A summa cum laude graduate of Ohio University, Denhart has written and spoken widely on a variety of policy topics including the economics of higher education, labor, and taxes. He has contributed articles to numerous national publications including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes.com, CNN Opinion, and Bloomberg View. 

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