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Voting for Liberals

olddog39 Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 9:58 AM
Your early years contributions were miniscule compared to what you've received. You can't count the employer part- it all goes into the fed pot. It has always been a ponzi scheme.
javapoppa Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 10:55 AM
Miniscule in nominal dollars maybe but consider the fact that a dollar contributed in 1945 was worth $12.33 in 2011.
Wayne from the Hoosier state Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 10:48 AM
That miniscule adjusted for inflation is not so minsicule. Also, you are guessing about employer contributions.

If you are one of the folks who voted for Barack Obama in the last election, what did you vote for? More generally, if you voted for any liberal politician, what did you vote for?

Here are three things for starters: (1) no reform of the public schools, (2) no reform of the welfare system, and (3) no reform of labor market institutions that erect barriers between new entrants and good jobs.

How can I be so certain? Because the teachers unions, the welfare bureaucracy and all the other unions form the base of the Democratic Party. At least they are...