Jim Tankersley

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Jim Tankersley is a tax and economics correspondent for the New York Times. He formerly reported on economics  for the Washington Post and National Journal, and on energy and the environment for the Tribune Company.

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Now that the Nunes memo has been released...well, what's in it?

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Now that the Nunes memo has been released...well, what's in it?

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Political veterans call the promise of tax reform a "cruel hoax," because it always amounts to just shifting money from one group to another.

Tax Cuts: Who gets the benefits? Who pays the cost?

Political veterans call the promise of tax reform a "cruel hoax," because it always amounts to just shifting money from one group to another.

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Five days before the Iowa caucuses, the presidential campaigns of both political parties are more chaotic than ever.

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