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Re-Elected Barack Obama: Come at Me

nodeamass Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 6:12 PM
Just like giving an addict a dose of heroin improves his condition.....temporarily, until the next fix is needed. The patient cannot take more heroin , so he needs to be in rehab. Taxcuts have no effect on GDP growth rates, which history shows. GDP growht was MUCH greater in the 50's when marginal tax rates were 90%.

President Obama just wrapped up his first press conference since being re-elected for a second term last week and the first he’s given since August.  He opened with remarks about the economy as the fiscal cliff looms, but addressed a variety of topics.

“There’s only one way to solve these challenges and that is to do it together,” Obama said. “We’ve got to work out our differences.”

Despite calling for compromise and cooperation, Obama made it clear it’s either raise taxes on those making more than $250,000 per year or go over the fiscal...