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Maxine Waters Post Obama Tax Hikes: The Rich Must Be Taxed More

Illbay Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 10:38 AM
Everyone should pay something. The flat tax is the best idea. Pay 10%, across the board. Yes, that means the rich pay more, because they MAKE more, how's that? OR...get rid of the income tax, and enact a national sales tax. Again, everyone will pay their "fair share," and it's "fair" because if you make more money, you buy more stuff, you pay more tax, and vice versa. You people are about "punishing your enemies," just as your Messiah declared.

Earlier this week, President Obama called for even higher taxes on wealthy Americans in the future to tackle our massive debt and deficit problems even after hiking taxes on 77 percent of Americans in the fiscal cliff deal. Now, ethics challenged Rep. Maxine Waters, who is now the second most powerful member on the House Banking Committee, is following in Obama's footsteps by calling for further soaking of the rich through taxes on Ed Schultz's radio show. Laughably, Waters also suggests the massive cost of Social Security and Medicare can be offset by taxing the rich, even though confiscating...