By U.S. Representative Bill Archer
An Agenda for the Next Century
As the year 2000 draws near, we must develop an agenda for the next century. We must rethink the way government does its job – and be willing to investigate bold changes to those things which are incompatible with the new reality of the U.S. in a global marketplace.
In today’s world, our nation’s income tax has become a liability. I believe that the time has come to tear the income tax out by its roots and implement a whole new way of raising federal revenues.
In the Ways and Means Committee hearings, we have begun the process of developing a new design of federal taxation which would meet…