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Fighting Spin With the Truth

Selfmade707 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 11:22 PM
You could never get around constitutionally guaranteed protections to inact a tax on wealth. How would you determine net worth, send in IRS agents to take inventory? The 4th ammendment would not allow this.

The Republicans offered a plan -- in writing -- to avoid the "fiscal cliff." It includes $800 billion in revenue increases, which demonstrates the GOP's reluctant assent to increasing the tax burdens on Americans.  The White House has rejected the proposal out of hand.

The sheer audacity of the President's last proposal shows that Obama sees this as the opening salvos of 2014.  Republicans need to do a better job explaining their position in a way that will allow them to make a strong case for themselves (and for electing more of them) in 2014.

To that end, here are...