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Let Obama be Obama

GRusling Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 10:31 AM
Go ahead... Let the Democrats raise taxes on everyone who makes more than a quarter-mil a year, and close all the "deduction" loopholes that favor the rich with disposable income (something few in the working class have) then let THEM explain why so many small businesses shut down and jobs become even more scarce than they already are. Close all the tax loopholes. That will get the attention of the fat-cats who support Mubamba, then we'll see what happens in 2014...

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...