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Surprise: U.S. Corporations Pulling Back Investments

RodT Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 1:03 PM
Since there is no such thing a free anything, you show your ignorance. You will find the Federal Govt must defend the Nation, in our Constitution. Try to find where there is any mandate to pay for moocers that refuse to provide for themself. Your children are your responsibility not mine.
nodeamass Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 1:09 PM
Please specify exactly HOW a war in Afghanistan is 'defending' America? Are you saying that a group of terrorists will not come to the US as long as we are fighting in Afghanistan? And, if TRUE, WHY are we spending hundreds of billions on homeland security and violating the 4th amendment in order to domestically wiretap? Don't you clownies believe in any amendment other than the 2nd and if so, why don't you ever speak up regarding illegal searches and seizure laws?

Everyone knows by the now there is a fiscal cliff looming and everyone knows President Obama wants to raise taxes on "millionaires and billionaires," which is actually anyone making more than $250,000 per year. With the recent talk from Obama, saying there is no way he will budge on a tax increase for the country's "rich," corporations are naturally pulling back their investments and cutting workers.

U.S. companies are scaling back investment plans at the fastest pace since the recession, signaling more trouble for the economic recovery.

Half of the nation's 40 biggest publicly...