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Tax Rich Liberals

Kenneth405 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 8:42 AM
Or straight from history. Hitler came to power with only a 30% vote by dividing the German Nation into different classes. Then, nameing some of these classes as enemies of the state.

Republicans have been forced into a Hobson's choice of either letting the Bush tax cuts expire for everyone or agreeing to a tax hike on the top 2 percent of income earners (not to be confused with "the rich," who have already made, inherited or married their money).

If Republicans object to the Democrats' hitting job creators with a tax hike, three things will happen: Taxes will go up for everyone; Republicans will be seen as the "party of the rich"; and the inevitable economic collapse will be blamed on Republicans.

If Democrats were merely trying to raise...