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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

beowulfe Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:25 AM
Riddle me this: If the tax rates are the problem, why, with the EXACT SAME tax rates, had the war time deficit fallen to $161 billion in 2007? The bottom line is tax rates aren't the problem, Obamanomics is the problem. Taxes could be raised to infinity, and nothing will change because the REAL problem -- Obama and the rest of the American Nazi Party -- will still be screwing everything up.
wiseone Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:37 AM
Even during the recession that followed the crash of 2008 revenues to the Treasury under the Bush tax rates have exceeded Clinton's BEST year by more than 10% each and every year.

Clinton's best year was Fiscal 2000, when revenues were $2.025 trillion. Revenues hit an all-time high under the Bush tax rates in Fiscal 2006 at $2.56 trillion. Revenues have remained above $2.2 trillion ever since.

One bright spot of Barack Obama's re-election was knowing that unemployment rates were about to soar for the precise groups that voted for him -- young people, unskilled workers and single women with degrees in gender studies. But now the Democrats are sullying my silver lining by forcing Republicans to block an utterly pointless tax-raising scheme in order to blame the coming economic Armageddon on them.

Democrats are proposing to reinstate the Bush tax cuts for everyone ... except "the rich." (Why do only tax cuts come with an expiration date? Why not tax increases? Why not...