The Krug Man asks, should not wealthy Americans help pay for the nation's military effort during wartime? To most Americans, the answer is a no-brainer: Our security is more important than tax cuts for the priviledged.
But to the Tom DeLays and Bill Frists of the world, there is an entirely different agenda.
TimesSelect subscribers can read Krugman's op ed: here.
Non-Subscribers can read "The DeLay Principle" here. (Thanks to Economist's View for the reprint).
Photo credit: Paul Krugman. (The New York Times)