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Memo to the Speaker and the GOP Caucus

Truthseeker Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 5:54 PM
Pledge? To what pledge do you speak? Not the oath they swore to uphold the constitution, but the one they took to a high-paid lobbyist? They need to look out what is best for the country and its people, not some idiot nerd with a worthless pledge that's not worth the paper it printed on. And what's wrong with the Clinton tax rates? Seems to me we were doing quite well during those times.
Nathan229 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 6:15 PM
Higher rates = less revenue. Why doesn't the evidence provided by history persuade you? Or are you saying that less revenue is best for the country?

Many of you are preparing to break your word to your supporters and vote to raise taxes.

You have talked yourselves into believing that there is no choice. You fear the voters’ wrath because the MSM tells you a failure to reach a deal with the president will produce that wrath. This is the MSM we all know is so fair and disinterested on such things.

You are inventing more and more desperate ruses to try and cover your actions. The latest is “Plan B,” which is in your view just a small breaking of your word.

Because “Plan B” is...