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

Jim4440 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:21 AM
I say to Boehner and the House Republicans...you better stick to your guns on your, "NO NEW TAXES" pledge to Americans. It is our last great hope to achieve at least, a little bit of sanity out of this whole situation. Another question: Why does DHS and Janet Napolitano feel the need for "Brown Shirts," called "Homeland Youth" in her organization? Is this an attempt to squash the home folks, in case odumba doesn't get his way? Are we headed for an era of Nazism and dictator HITLER in the USA? Somebody better keep their hands on the purse strings, odumba has gone crazy with his personal edicts and unsatiable appetite for American's CASH! BEWARE! BE FOREWARNED!
myrtle4 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:49 AM
Is there a reason why the bohner should be Speaker in this congress? I can't see one.
Drifter33 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:51 AM
Me, neither. Boehner needs to be replaced as Speaker.
Earl29 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:44 AM
Or they could let Obama have all he asks and more and the resulting collapse might teach some people some economic basics.
Drifter33 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 9:42 AM
The House of Representatives has its hands on the purse strings, according to the US Constitution (which isn't quite dead, yet).

It's up to them to hold the line on reckless spending--and they've done none too good a job of it up until now.

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...