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How High is High Enough on Taxes?

David4 Wrote: Mar 05, 2013 9:55 AM
That highlights a topic that Ayn Rand devoted too little attention to: There is earning money, and THEN there is KEEPING your money, and PERSUADING other people that you have a right to keep your money and they should let you keep your money. Or as Willie Sutton might have told you, any time anyone piles up some money it attracts people like him to try and steal it.

In the hours leading up to the "Sequester" kicking in late last Friday, President Obama clung to his familiar refrain.  In speech after endless speech, Obama said that it was simply "dumb" to reduce spending and predicted catastrophic consequences.  What was needed, Obama argued, was higher tax revenue.

"Dumb" though it may be; the President conveniently forgot that the Sequester was his idea in the first place. 

Republicans dug...