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New York Times Realizes New Taxes Hurt Poor the Most

Captain-Jeff Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 11:39 AM
That's the only good thing about a democracy--the people get exactly what they voted for. In a republic, the law governs man. In a democracy the largest gang rules the neighborhood, no matter how ignorant, cruel, or corrupt.
Buck O Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 12:04 PM
They're definitely getting what they deserve. The problem is, /'m also getting what they deserve.

When many Americans received their first paycheck of 2013, they wondered why their paychecks were smaller. Obama supporters in particular were baffled, wondering why they were seeing less pay when they had just voted for a President who promised they would never see a tax increase, that after all was reserved for "rich" people. The first Friday in January, Google was flooded with the question, "Why is my paycheck smaller?" Workers took to Twitter and asked the same question.

Now, even the New York Times is realizing who the the newest payroll taxes hurt the most: poor...