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At the Fiscal Cliff I Cry "Jump, Jump, Jump!"

Jeanne116 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 8:48 AM
Excellent point. Unfortunately, we have managed to put together a lethal combination in America. Handouts, liberal news media that distorts the truth, weak leaders, leaders in power who are determined to reduce America's position in the world...We could go on and on, shake our heads, post the realities till the cows come home, but just look at the make up of the government right now...according to them, "the people have spoken." Scares the daylights out of me.

The most expensive tax in the history of the world has been proposed by the Obama administration and to hear them tell the story, you’d think the rest of us should be grateful.

“We want to create a global minimum tax,” said vice president Joe Biden, “because American taxpayers shouldn’t be providing a larger subsidy for investing abroad than investing at home.”

A global minimum tax is a tax on all profits made by nominally US companies that operate overseas. They operate overseas for various reasons, but one big reason is because corporate taxes are higher in...