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Tax Rich Liberals

rightminded gal Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 11:03 AM
Awesome Anne!! The exact point I've been making, it's not about the 1%, it's about the .1% or .001%. How much are Jay-Z & Beyonce worth? $600-700 million? That's alot more than Mitt Romney's nw. Check this out:,_2012

Republicans have been forced into a Hobson's choice of either letting the Bush tax cuts expire for everyone or agreeing to a tax hike on the top 2 percent of income earners (not to be confused with "the rich," who have already made, inherited or married their money).

If Republicans object to the Democrats' hitting job creators with a tax hike, three things will happen: Taxes will go up for everyone; Republicans will be seen as the "party of the rich"; and the inevitable economic collapse will be blamed on Republicans.

If Democrats were merely trying to raise...