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Why God Created the GOP

doug3694 Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 11:35 AM
It's absurd that the federal govt. now runs $1 trillion plus deficits every year and everyone is talking about cutting the taxes. Let the ill conceived Bush tax cuts expire, and let's get some more revenue in the coffers to offset these deficits. I'm sorry but starve the beast has been a total failure.
Corbett_ Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 11:51 AM
Doug, you are an absolute moron. A quick check on google will show you that tax revenues INCREASED when they cut taxes under Bush. We are not under-taxed. The government overspends.
True Conservative! Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 11:58 AM
I second that! IT'S THE SPENDING ... idiot leftists!
"God put the Republican Party on earth to cut taxes. If they don't do that, they have no useful function."

Columnist Robert Novak was speaking of the party that embraced the revolution of Ronald Reagan, who had hung a portrait of Calvin Coolidge in his Cabinet Room and set about cutting income tax rates to 28 percent.

But, to be historically precise, the GOP was not put here to cut taxes. From infancy in the 1850s, its mission was to halt the spread of slavery. From 1865 to 1929, it was the party of high tariffs. Mission: Build the nation...