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Tax Rich Liberals

truamericangurl Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 6:29 PM
Repubs are going to get blamed for raising taxes, or not raising them. As I have stated the Repubs have to win the war on info- if they don't counter the lies that the Dems are telling, then they will continue to get pummeled. Let's face it , the GOP got outsmarted by the Dems, so they have to be smarter this time. as for taxing rich Dems, they aren't losing any sleep- as long as their unsavvy, politically unsophisticated supporters(those who don't read or think beyond the box) think that blaming the Repubs is the answer, or that on any planet, the rich are not going to raise prices, continue to put their money in tax shelters- they are rich for a reason- it is a sham for political purposes to foster this idea when it will have no effect

Republicans have been forced into a Hobson's choice of either letting the Bush tax cuts expire for everyone or agreeing to a tax hike on the top 2 percent of income earners (not to be confused with "the rich," who have already made, inherited or married their money).

If Republicans object to the Democrats' hitting job creators with a tax hike, three things will happen: Taxes will go up for everyone; Republicans will be seen as the "party of the rich"; and the inevitable economic collapse will be blamed on Republicans.

If Democrats were merely trying to raise...