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Tax Pledge Disavowals Reflect Humpty Dumpty Politics

Roy323 Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 3:10 PM
There are MANY things I do NOT know, but I know THIS: "congressional critters" (all of them) are almost always unconcerned about "Changing" their mind(s), so I don't know what the big deal is relative to McCain, Chambliss, King et al! The USA is flat @ss broke and most Americans don't seem to be concerned about it, so" vote or abstain and let the chips fall where they may".
Thasic Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 6:05 AM
I agree. Elections have consequences. The people have spoken. They want a failing economy, socialism, higher taxes and less prosperity, let them have it. Four years from now the worm would certainly turn then.
Carl265 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 7:07 PM
I agree but I don't think it would take it 4 yrs.
I may even live to see my dream of NO
Dept. of Education
Energy
EPA
Czars
Personal assistants
Federal Reserve
I think the Dept . of Defence is still allowed (It's in the Constitution)

When I use a word, Humpty Dumpty said in a rather scornful tone, it means just what I choose it to mean – neither more nor less. --Lewis Carroll, “Through the Looking Glass”

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