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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

Barbara B Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 5:32 AM
It seems the POTUS can't understand the concept of reducing tax rates and limiting deductions. It will achieve the same thing, if not more tax money. He doesn't understand math and he admitted it on The Leno Show. He said he is lost past 7th grade math. Why is he going to rob from the job producers? I already know from my business we are declining further. You can see from the jobs numbers this week we are falling. The businesses didn't expect Romney to lose. To many are unsure what will happen and the "fiscal cliff" has added to uncertainty. 700 points down on the Dow which represents about 700 billion dollars. While so many voted for "free stuff", we may be witnessing a collapse of this country. Then there will be no free stuff
Mother of 4 -- the original Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 7:18 AM
You have forgotten. He said it didn't matter if raising taxes actually resulted in lower revenue because it was a matter of "fairness".

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...