This report is written by Walker Bragman.
While Biden is now eyeing the country’s first significant tax hike since 1993, he has expressed hostility to the idea of a wealth tax. But new data from the nonprofit Americans For Tax Fairness suggests the country’s richest did well enough for themselves over the past year to have income to spare.
• The White House tells The Daily Poster that people will be able to request White House staffers’ financial disclosure forms starting on Friday.
• Time is running out to reverse Trump’s last-minute rule changes.
• The Yemen conflict continues to exact a heavy toll, despite the administration’s supposedly tough stance on Saudi Arabia.
• Pfizer executives are cheering on the latest COVID-19 news — even though the developments could spell trouble for the rest of the world.
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