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Cutter: Okay Fine, We've Been Lying About Romney's Tax Plan

tweaver Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 2:14 AM
About 70% of the viewers of the debate thought that without a doubt Romney won the debate. Now, the next line the DNC comes up with is that he, Romney, was lying! That's the best they can come up with. Even when reputable sources fact checked the debate, Romney came out ahead. Next thing up, the Obummer campaign motto is, "Don't believe your lying eyes are ears."
Aura Wrote: Oct 07, 2012 8:20 AM
RMoney WAS lying: he said his tax plan will have no impact on the national debt, since it is "revenue neutral." In other words, under his tax plan, the amount of revenue that comes in will be the same. A zillion tax policy organizations have already claimed that it's not possible to reduce tax rates the amount he says, and offset those reductions by eliminating deductions and loopholes. The result is an increase in national debt of about $4.8 trillion to $5.1 trillion dollars, depending on which tax organization you follow.

One of the strongest elements of Mitt Romney's spectacular debate performance was his decisive rejoinder to the president's oft-repeated allegation that the Republican plans to raise taxes on middle class families.  Obama said Romney has designs on an unpaid-for $5 trillion tax cut that would eventually necessitate higher tax bills for average Americans.  Romney flatly rejected the claim by calling it false, then explained what he actually has in mind.  But the president returned to the "$5 trillion" well on several subsequent occasions, prompting more rebuttals from his challenger.  FactCheck.org and CNN reviewed Obama's accusation, and found it wanting....