To mark Tax Day 2008, Dr. Edward Hudgins spoke on the civil war created by our moral monstrosity of a tax system ta a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., sponsored by Americans for Tax Reform. Other speakers included Rep. Pauil Ryan (R-WI), Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI), Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), and Sen. Arlen Specter (R-PA). You can read the text below or watch Ed on YouTube at


Edward Hudgins

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Edward Hudgins is research director at the Heartland Institute and former director of advocacy and senior scholar at The Atlas Society.