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Surprise: Tax-Hiking Dem Senator Forced to Pay Tax Penalty on DC Mansion

Libby312 Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 12:50 PM
I'm sorry, but this is a stretch. While it is probably fairly easy to find people on both sides of the aisle who are guilty of tax evasion, this one sounds rather innocent. $1200 isn't exactly damning. They underpaid - they didn't just not pay. And they repaid it plus penalties. I think that TH/the Daily Caller really jumped the shark on this one.
The Texas Eagle Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 12:54 PM
Why don't you fail to pay your taxes and then, when you get to court, try this excuse on the judge. I'm sure they will agree that $1200 isn't a big deal. Just make sure you are an elected or appointed Democrat, before you try this.
Libby312 Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 1:28 PM
Actually, on things like this, the IRS normally sends you a letter alerting you to the problem. You either take care of it, or it escalates.
RVN70USMC Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 12:54 PM
Horse Hockey. Your problem is that it happened to a liberal.
Libby312 Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 1:27 PM
Not at all. You do not know me to make a statement like that. Get to know me, and you will find that I am not a hypocrite about such matters. I would have made the same statement had it been a republican.

This post pretty much writes itself.  Step one - Louisiana liberal Sen. Mary Landrieu demands higher taxes on the American people, averring that President Obama's recent $600 billion hike (in addition to all the Obamacare taxes) "is not enough" to satisfy Big Government's spending appetite:

"We have to bring more revenues!"

Step two - Louisiana liberal Sen. Mary Landrieu admits to