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Jay Carney: SCOTUS Was Wrong about the Mandate, Because Obama Says So

joethibo Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 7:04 PM
What Obama's mouth piece is lying again. the liberal socialist knew it was a tax only the people don't support a tax so they passe the law as a penalty. The supreme court had the last word and said it was a tax so guess what the president lied and the people have a new tax increase. It doesn't matter what Obama's mouth piece has to say!!
Aura Wrote: Jul 06, 2012 7:51 PM
They didn't say it was a tax, they said it acted like a tax. Therefore, it fell under the government's power. Geez.
joethibo Wrote: Jul 07, 2012 11:16 AM
So when is a tax a tax??
answer :: When the supreme court says it is!!

Talk about having your cake and eating it, too: President Obama's various spokesmen are adamant that the individual mandate, which the Supreme Court ruled is constitutional as a tax, is not a tax. Indeed, Roberts' ruling has thrown into chaos the president's messaging machine, which has flopped from one position to the next as political expediency has warrented. Indeed, this whole episode is just more proof that Obama & Co. will say absolutely anything to get what they want, even if they contradict themselves from day to day.

Ben LaBolt, spokesman for the Obama campaign, appeared on television this...