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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

francisdesales Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 8:48 AM
You are making a tremendous leap of faith to think that the government wouldn't just spend that extra revenue. When Congress/Senate gets money, they spend it. They don't pay down the debt. The only way this is going to work out is to remove politicians from the process and just implement an across-the-board cut on every Fed govt agency and program - say 5%. Let the bureacrats figure out the specifics in each agency, but remove the process from Congress. They have proven that they are inadequate.

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...