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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

Jerome49 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 5:57 AM
I agree. Republican leadership should vote "present" on the Obama tax proposals and let the tax increases pas for those making over $200,000 annually. That was Obama's favorite vote when he was in the Illinois and U.S. Senate. Let he and his Democrats own the recession and unemployment his tax proposals will generate.

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...