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Higher Taxes Threaten to Endanger Government

maverick13 Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 12:31 AM
See Obama's pattern. Obama told Stevens to apologize for a video that had nothing to do with the attacks. Then Obama went out for ten straight days telling the same lie about the video. Who do you think told Reid new taxes would reverse the sequester? Obama and he's going to tell another lie about the sequester for ten straight days like he did before. Obama is a ruler of habit. He says the same things over and over again and does the same things over and over again. He has four years of doing this.

Amidst all the divisive talks that have occurred over sequestration, one fact has become abundantly clear: Democrats want to increase revenues. With Friday’s budget cuts set to take effect and a looming government shutdown March 27th, notable Dem leaders have hinted that any progress will have to start with more taxes, Politico reports:

 

"’Reid was noncommittal on the CR, but he insisted his party would seek new taxes as part of a deal to reverse the sequester.

 

’We cannot solve the problems of this country with cuts, cuts, cuts. We’ve cut $2.6 trillion....