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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

johnm h Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 7:07 AM
Indeed tell it like it is and ask for a clear proposal. So far all there is are speeches and even the speeches are dishonest. The only proposal we've heard is a tax on the upper middle class. There have been no proposals to tax the rich like Buffett, Soros, Kerry et al. Why is this tax business so difficult for Republicans to understand? There is no fiscal cliff. Regulations and the promise of arbitrary government will keep the economy stagnant, not minor tax increases, and minor tax decreases won't help it. They want stagnation so they can continue to take it over.

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...