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Obama in 2011: We Can Achieve $1.2 Trillion in New Revenues Without Raising Tax Rates

JRusso Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 1:02 PM
"So just last year, President Obama told the nation that hitting $1.2 Trillion in revenue enhancements (read: tax increases) was entirely attainable without "hiking tax rates."" That was "last year". Obama has evolved. So have the Republicans. The difference is: Obama's evolution involved growing gonads, Republicans evolved into eunuchs.
smokindave Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 1:06 PM
So, by changing his rhetoric while not admitting his math was wrong-WAY wrong-he has "evolved"? What?
JRusso Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 1:12 PM
He's a liar, Dave. He'll say and do anything to destroy this country and get back at whitey.

"Evolved" is the new word for the phrase, "I lied the first time."

Three quotes to whet your appetite, followed by the punch line from the president.  House Republicans' latest "fiscal cliff" resolution package -- originally proposed by Democrat Erskine Bowles -- includes $800 Billion in new federal revenues, while lowering tax rates across the board.  Democrats instantly rejected the idea, making a heavy play about "the math" not adding up.  They've repeatedly contended that Republicans' plan to expand the tax base by closing loopholes, eliminating or capping deductions, and limiting credits cannot hit their projected revenue target.  (1) White House Spokesman Jay Carney: "