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

topknot Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 5:30 PM
Grab-A-- you n eed to do some checking on flood insurance there is a premium you know if you would pull your head out of your tail you would know that is not where your tax dollars go. Go buy you a house in flood zone and see.

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...