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Tax Rich Liberals

kevymac Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 6:26 PM
I think the best idea for those who think Obama needs more money to spend is this. Just send all your income into the feds, obviously they think that the fed is a lot better at making fincancial decisions than they are. That way, they can take advantage of all the social programs that are available plus they can then also be personally responsible for any money the feds borrow to keep on running up the deficits.

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...