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Don't Blame Romney

layopinions Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:49 AM
Well, even if we tax the "wealthy" at 100% (and assume they would still bother to work), it woudn't cover the deficit. We have a spending problem, not a taxing problem.
sheepdogII Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 8:54 AM
To most people with two functioning brain cells (unlike Allison) that argument would hold true.

We spent billions of dollars and billions of words on an election to switch from President Obama, a Democratic Senate and a Republican House to President Obama, a Democratic Senate and a Republican House.

Every election predictor was wrong, except one: Incumbents usually win.

Republicans have taken out a sitting president only once in the last century, and that was in 1980 when Ronald Reagan beat Jimmy Carter. Sadly, Reagan's record remains secure.

The Democrats ran up against the incumbency problem in 2004. The landslide election for Democrats in 2006 suggests that Americans were not thrilled with...

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