This news, we think, was behind the stock market jump yesterday. Confirmation of our reports that these small but important tax cuts were going to pass. The GOP leadership in House and Senate predicting the pension tax cuts and small business tax breaks -- an aggregate of $260 billion -- will be signed this year, along with a $1 increase in the minimum wage.
P.S. George Gilder has a must-read op-ed on the WSJ editorial page today, "Internet in the Balance," on the threats to the Internet from a Gore administration.