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Bush Tax Rates: Democrats were against it before they were for it

goldilocks Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 12:49 PM
so how can dems be both religioinists and secularists?

One of the more hysterical components of the fiscal cliff saga is watching the Democrats falling all over themselves to champion the importance of preserving the existing tax rates – the George W. Bush Tax Rates – for nearly every American taxpayer.  The President last offer to Speaker Boehner would preserve the Bush Tax Rates for at least 99.5% of all taxpayers according to IRS data (all but individuals above $400,000 annual income).

To be clear, there's nothing funny about the fiscal mess that our nation is in.  It's real.  It's serious.  And, if...