„Once you realize that trickle-down economics does not work, you will see the excessive tax cuts for the rich as what they are -- a simple upward redistribution of income, rather than a way to make all of us richer, as we were told.“

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— John Kenneth Galbraith American economist and diplomat 1908 - 2006
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