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A Book for Republicans

John2752 Wrote: May 23, 2012 6:49 PM
Obummer is a fool who wants to destroy the economy so he can rebuild it in his own image and he knows he is speaking to so many idiots who do not understand Economics 101, so he gets away with it. We may survive Obama`s foolishness but maybe not the stupidity that elected him in the first place.
Democrats have been having a field day with the cry of "tax cuts for the rich" -- for which Republicans seem to have no reply. This is especially surprising, because Democrats made the same arguments back in the 1920s, and the Republicans then not only had a reply, but one that eventually carried the day, when the top tax rate was brought down from 73 percent to 24 percent.

What was the difference then?

The biggest difference is that Secretary of the Treasury Andrew Mellon took the trouble to articulate the case for lower tax rates, in articles that appeared in popular publications,...