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Obama: No Doubt We Need More Taxes

DocForesight Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 1:03 PM
raul -- The "stimulus" can be called a failure by any objective measure. We both know much of it was used to maintain current levels of local government spending and employment rather than actually spur the economy by adding private sector jobs - which actually pay taxes from selling a good or service. If you are concerned about Medicaid, then you must also be in favor of block-granting that aid to the States for their use as they see fit, rather than as the Feds mandate it?

If you thought the fiscal cliff deal, ObamaCare and the Obama payroll tax hike would be the only increase we'd see heading into President Obama's second term, think again. Even after the rich got soaked on January 1, 2013, former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said it was "absolutely not" the last tax increase we'd see. President Obama hinted at the same thing and yesterday during an interview with CBS News, he said, "There is no doubt we need additional revenue."

'I don't think the issue right now is raising rates," Obama said. The goal now is to...