The Big Conversation:
Has Rick Perry found his own “9-9-9”? Tune in to his economic speech next week to find out!
At the Western Republican Leadership Conference in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Perry leaked a major piece of his economic policy initiative, which he planes to unveil in a speech on October 25.
And what will he proposing in that speech? As the Tribune’s Jay Root reports, Perry told the crowd, “It starts with… scrapping the three million words of the current tax code, starting over with something simple: a flat tax.”
A flat tax, as opposed to graduated ...