Syndicated columnists

Team Trump sells its tax plan with flat-out lies | Paul Krugman / Syndicated columnist

I’m not talking about dubious interpretations of evidence or misleading presentation of the facts. I’m talking about easily refuted lies, like the claim that America has the world’s highest taxes or the claim that estate taxes are a huge burden on small business.

Staff columnists

Political nonprofits’ blurred lines: 6 changes needed for transparency | Brier Dudley / Times editorial columnist

The public needs to know more about who is influencing their opinion and elected officials via nonprofit organizations such as Transportation Choices Coalition. Here are some potential changes to improve disclosure and provide more clarity for nonprofits.