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President Obama Pretends His Tax Plan is the Only Game In Town

Gayle__CO Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 12:41 PM
No, Reagan and Bush cut TAX RATES. But tax revenues increased. How many times do you need to be told this?
Simplecaveman Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 12:49 PM
Private sector growth isn't happening under the socialist.
AmericanLiberal Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 12:47 PM
Tax revenues increased because of private sector growth, combined with other tax increases, such as social security. Did private sector growth come out of Reagan Keynesian spending? Volcker sound money policies? The natural progression of business cycle? Some combination therein, including the tax cuts? You are the one who needs to unlearn. You are the one who is chanting. And it is why conservatism is such an intellectual mess. There is no such thing as conservative economics any more. It is just a bunch of moralistic platitudes, bleating and blatting like stuck cows.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 12:46 PM
This week, when speaking at children's toy K'NEX factory in Pennsylvania, President Obama urged the House of Representatives merely to pass what Harry Reid's Senate has passed and send him the bill.

The Senate has already passed a bill to keep income taxes from going up on middle-class families. That’s already passed the Senate. Your member of Congress like Allyson and Chaka, other Democrats in the House, they're ready to go. They're ready to vote on that same thing. And if we can just get a few House Republicans on board, we can pass the bill in...