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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

cchuba Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 8:03 AM
To make Obama own the economy then let him get his tax increase on the 'rich' and preserve rates for the poor and middle class. If the Republicans prevent that from happening then they will own the economy; it is a simply as that. However, the Republicans should at least insist on getting Corporate tax reform in exchange for the Obama tax rates. If corporations have a revival the Republicans can serisously contend that this was better for the economy rather than the new tax rates for the next election.

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...