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Obama's Treasury Secretary Nominee Gets Free Pass on Cayman Islands Investments

JOHN34 Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 3:19 PM
Tinfoil hat ? So it just fine that the president you support railed against this to get elected but know its just fine.
Kizarvexious Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 3:47 PM
I was pointing out the stupidity of making an argument that only Republicans will have to pay once loopholes are closed. The point of making an argument like that is to generate false anger at a straw-man issue. And you seem to have taken the bait.

I don't like it when anybody dodges taxes, Democrat or Republican. But I am cursed with being an impartial neutral on most matters.

Remember when Mitt Romney was repeatedly berated by President Obama and his campaign team for having perfectly legal investments in the Cayman Islands? As a reminder:

Romney has large investments in notorious overseas tax havens like the Cayman Islands and Bermuda. He had $3 million stashed away in a Swiss bank account that was closed in recent years for fear of political embarrassment.

It turns out, President Obama's former Chief of Staff Jack Lew, who has been nominated to replace Turbo-Tax Timonthy Geithner as Treasury Secretary, also had large investments in "notorious overseas tax...