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Business Executives at White House: Save Us! Raise Their Taxes!

Steve539 Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 3:26 PM
If you are not going to try to win the "war" or "conflict" then bring the troops home, PERIOD!! I was involved in the fiasco called the "Vietnam War" where our leaders did not have the intelligence to turn the operation of the war over to the military leaders. It was a disaster and cost America over 50,000 lives.

Don’t worry, folks. All is well.

Barack Obama “gets” it.

"The president gets it," says the chief executive officer and chairman of Honeywell, in a Reuters article.

“David Cote, chief executive and chairman of Honeywell,” says Reuters, “told reporters that Obama understood a combination of tax measures and reforms of social programs will be necessary to address the so-called fiscal cliff and beyond that, the deficit.”

I’m really glad that Obama met with business leaders to straighten out that pesky “tax” thing that the rest of us have been so confused about. I’m equally comforted that the major wire services...