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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

Hawker 1 Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 7:20 AM
And according to the very first lady Americans are to fat . Obama agrees so now fuel will be given only to the skinny . The fat Americans will have to walk to school,work and shopping. Oh shopping ,no there will be nothing to buy.

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...