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Let Obama be Obama

robert836 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 5:27 PM
I have been singing the same tune since the election, let Obama tax his one percenter pals like Warren Buffet, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi and George Clooney and the whole Hollywood set. Let them now put their money where their mouths are.

After his party's devastating setback in the 2010 midterm elections, Barack Obama was re-elected earlier this month by painting his Republican opponents as heartless in favoring lower taxes for the rich. They were portrayed as nativists for opposing the Dream Act amnesty for illegal immigrants, and as callous in battling the federal takeover of health care.

Republicans countered with arguments that higher taxes on the employer class hurt the economy in general. They assumed most voters knew that amnesties are euphemisms for undermining federal law and in the past have had the effect of promoting more illegal immigration. They tried...