Month: July 2015

Will Clinton Reverse Clinton on CEO Pay?

In a major policy speech at NYU on Friday, Hillary Clinton announced several proposals to reform what she called “quarterly capitalism.”  Her argument for a changes in the capital gains tax has received the most attention, but perhaps equally important — though far less noticed — was her idea to reform the way we tax CEO pay.  That policy was implemented back in the early 1990s by . . . . her husband, Bill Clinton!  Read all about it in my Politico piece here:  politi.co/1IoLbJW .