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Congressional Liberals: This Fiscal Cliff is Pretty Great, Actually

JasonCharleston Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:12 PM
Hi Why Billionaires LOVE high taxes: I am GE. Does anyone run the 100 meter dash against me? I will be running 40 meters because i pay no taxes while my competitors will be running 140 meters. I don't know why I am a monopoly and dominant everything I do. Ooops, here comes some more competition. Let's raise taxes because Daddy needs a new tax free yacht.
nodeamass Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:19 PM
Corporate scofflaws like GE and others need to be forced to pay taxes along with penalties for any illegal shelter or bogus front companies which allowed them to skate. There needs to be a complete overhaul of the tax laws which eliminate all the corporate loopholes they use.
Jon Russo Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:24 PM
They'll get an Obamawaiver.
Bufa Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:29 PM
Then why the hell don't the guys you vote for overhaul those unfair tax laws and fix the problem?!
Ever wonder why nothing ever happens?

Could you be played for a fool? Constant promises with no results?

Do you ever get tired of being lied to?
Nomas Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 5:44 PM
Obama had majorities in both the House and Senate for two years. Are you telling me he didn't fix that?
nodeamass Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:19 PM
Corporate scofflaws like GE and others need to be forced to pay taxes along with penalties for any illegal shelter or bogus front companies which allowed them to skate. There needs to be a complete overhaul of the tax laws which eliminate all the corporate loopholes they use.
Joseph64 Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 4:38 PM
In case you hadn't heard Jeffrey Immelt, CEO of GE, was one of Obama's czars.

No, you aren't dreaming.  This post is a virtual facsimile of the 'fiscal cliff' piece I authored two weeks ago, replete with many of the same discouraging bells and whistles -- Democrats reveling in their leverage advantage, public opinion polls spelling doom for Republicans, and no tangible progress on the actual task at hand.  If that sentence wasn't enough of a morale boost for you, feel free to read on.  Liberals in Congress, led by incoming Senate Budget Committee Chair Patty Murray, are ostentatiously demonstrating an insatiable appetite for fiscal cliff-diving.  Their...