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An Overdue Book

SMyles Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 12:25 PM
"If everyone in America had read" But we know our public school system churns out graduates that can't read. What good is any book?
SMyles Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 12:34 PM
Economics in One Lesson has been available for years but I doubt most republicans have read it. There's plenty of evidence regarding maximum "revenue".

The bigger and much more important issue is one of liberty, not what brings the government the most revenue.
togubin Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 12:48 PM
I also agree.

Arguing that "cutting tax rates increases revenues" is not a winner with me UNLESS that extra money was targeted for debt reduction.

If more money was still coming in, then I want more tax reduction, and still more, until the government is taking less than ten percent of GDP.

Less government spending = more liberty.
gungy Wrote: Nov 28, 2012 1:56 PM
When the government takes your paycheck and doles out to you what it feels you should receive and confiscates the rest, you are no longer free.
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