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The Rich Don't Pay Enough?

Michael in the P/R of ATL Wrote: Aug 30, 2012 6:40 PM
LD, I'm late to this one, but this is some of your best stuff! Then again, the Democrats DO write your parody. NO one could make this nonsense up on their own. You ARE a treasure here, m8.
If you listen to America's political hacks, mainstream media talking heads and their socialist allies, you can't help but reach the conclusion that the nation's tax burden is borne by the poor and middleclass while the rich get off scot-free.

Stephen Moore, senior economics writer for The Wall Street Journal, and I'm proud to say former GMU economics student, wrote "The U.S. Tax System: Who Really Pays?" in the Manhattan Institute's Issue 2012 (8/12). Let's see whether the rich are paying their "fair" share.

According to IRS 2007 data, the richest 1 percent of Americans earned 22 percent of national personal income but...