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Experts: Hey, Maybe Geithner Will Only Enforce Tax Hikes on the Rich

SMyles Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 4:31 PM
Isn't he rich? Was it enforced on him when he lied on his taxes? At least you're getting closer to the true power brokers and the boss of both parties. The Goldman and the Sachs. Tim played a supporting role to Mr. Paulson former CEO of guess who? Tim makes former goldman and sachs lobbyist Mark Patterson, his chief of staff. Tim, a senior fellow at council of foreign relations. What a national treasure Tim is eh?

Who needs Congress or legislation these days?  The democratic process is such an anachronism:
 

The White House has the power to temporarily protect taxpayers from middle-class tax hikes even as upper income rates rise if Congress does nothing and all of the Bush-era tax rates expire in January. Experts and lawmakers alike agree that Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner has the power to adjust how much is withheld from paychecks for tax purposes — for all taxpayers or just for some.  By doing so, Geithner could ensure paychecks reflect the White House position that wealthier taxpayers...