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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

inkling_revival Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 11:02 AM
Actually, there is enormous benefit in that for the Washingtonian. Revenue to the government would go flying upward. All that economic activity generates tax revenue, not to mention how it improves the public's perception of how well the government is performing and improves our trade balance. However, Progressives are too completely owned by their rancid, hate-filled ideology to recognize how good it would be for the ordinary man in the street for oil companies to make a profit. Take a lesson: Progressives do not give a rat's @$$ for the poor. They only care about harming the "rich" in any way they can. They think things will get better automatically if we all hate profit irrationally as much as they do.

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...