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Fiscal Cliff Notes

Rabbs Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 4:09 PM
That is the BEST option. The country loses but at least SOME of the people will wake up to realize that the ensuing disaster and economic chaos was their own doing and hopefully turn around on the liberal course this POTUS is taking this great country on.

Amid all the political and media hoopla about the "fiscal cliff" crisis, there are a few facts that are worth noting.

First of all, despite all the melodrama about raising taxes on "the rich," even if that is done it will scarcely make a dent in the government's financial problems. Raising the tax rates on everybody in the top two percent will not get enough additional tax revenue to run the government for ten days.

And what will the government do to pay for the other 355 days in the year?

All the political angst and moral melodrama about getting "the rich" to pay...