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Let Obama be Obama

Earl29 Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 4:18 AM
Who could object to your solution to illegal immigration, Mr. Hanson? Just about every Democrat in the country. Who could object to your tax solution? Barack Obama. He is not interested in taxing millionaires; he wants to destroy small business. He met with the "fat cats"; he did not meet with small businessmen and businesswomen. Why did he select $250,000 as his taxing point? He knows that people at that level are not millionaires.

After his party's devastating setback in the 2010 midterm elections, Barack Obama was re-elected earlier this month by painting his Republican opponents as heartless in favoring lower taxes for the rich. They were portrayed as nativists for opposing the Dream Act amnesty for illegal immigrants, and as callous in battling the federal takeover of health care.

Republicans countered with arguments that higher taxes on the employer class hurt the economy in general. They assumed most voters knew that amnesties are euphemisms for undermining federal law and in the past have had the effect of promoting more illegal immigration. They tried...