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The Vat Cometh

Navy-baby Wrote: Jul 02, 2013 12:22 PM
Remember when the Obamacare debate raged, we were told that illegals would be exempted? Well, now we have the REAL, previously unstated, plan...just make them legal. I still think it is Congressional malpractice to pass any bill that has not been read by those voting on it. How can they consider that an informed vote? We, the people, had no say, nor true representation; but are bound by the healthcare law Congress passed.

WASHINGTON -- As the night follows the day, the VAT cometh.

With the passage of Obamacare, creating a vast new middle-class entitlement, a national sales tax of the kind near-universal in Europe is inevitable.

We are now $8 trillion in debt. The Congressional Budget Office projects that another $12 trillion will be added over the next decade. Obamacare, when stripped of its budgetary gimmicks -- the unfunded $200 billion-plus doctor fix, the double counting of Medicare cuts, the 10-6 sleight-of-hand (counting 10 years of revenue and only 6 years of outflows) -- is at minimum a $2 trillion...

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