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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

rmccarthy Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 1:55 AM
Mr Obama has the habit of telling people exactly what he's up to - but many do not pay attention! He is copying FDR and says so. FDR was full of BS and prolonged the depression but was seen by many as a savior (a big daddy like Stalin was to many Russians).
scox Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 10:31 AM
FDR also had 4 terms...as we speak there are those who want to make an amendment to the 22nd Amendment.

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...