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Surprise: Democrats Threaten "Fiscal Cliff" if GOP Doesn't Cave on Tax Hikes

paulmarou Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 8:25 PM
Highest corporate tax rate is Japan.
anderson659 Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 8:29 PM
Japan is in never never land with no hope of recovery, 220% debt to GDP.

Japan is a total loss.
Power Forward #54 Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 8:29 PM
Wrong again lib!
D G Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 8:28 PM
"U.S. displacing Japan as No. 1 for highest corp taxes"
Buck O Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 8:28 PM
Yeah. We're second. When was the last time you heard anyone talk about how great Japan was doing? 1985?
USMC0311 Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 8:28 PM

you can PROVE THAT?

Cast your mind back to last summer, when virtually every Left-leaning politician and columnist in the country was denouncing House Republicans for "holding the country hostage" to their Tea Party demands, or whatever.  Many, including the Vice President, ramped up the rhetoric by comparing the GOP to terrorists. At stake was whether Congress would secure dollar-for-dollar offsets to President Obama latest debt ceiling increase request.  Democrats -- who at first insisted on a "clean" debt increase with no strings attached -- eventually demanded a deal that included huge tax increases.  Republicans refused.  Many painful machinations and meetings later,...