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Let the Real Fat Cats Pay Their Fair Share

mhughes962 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 2:50 PM
teachers ALL deserve more money. We need to figure out how to get that 18-20% of teachers more money. By the way it is an indirect frorm of campain finance fraud and money laundering to allow public sector unions. These public employees are payed with tax money from the public. They are MANDATED to be in a union and pay dues, so that a portion of every government employees pay (payed for by the public taxes) goes to unions who then use the money to lobby for their political party. Thus mandating by law that a hidden amount of your taxes go to pay for demtard party contributions and campaigns of politicians you would not otherwise support. Private unions are fine as long as they are not manditory, public unions should be illegal becaus

Who exactly were the rich who, as the president said, were not "paying their fair share"? The rapper Jay-Z (net worth: nearly $500 million)? The actor Johnny Depp (2011 income: $50 million)? Neither seems to have heard the president's earlier warning that, "at a certain point you've made enough money."

Could both zillionaires simply have quit making money at $10 million -- and thereby given their poorer audiences a break on ticket prices?

With all the talk of raising taxes on the supposedly conservative wannabes who make $250,000 per year, why not additionally levy a $3 surcharge on discretionary tickets for...