FriscoLawyer Wrote:
Apr 16, 2012 1:45 PM
I have the answer. To cure all the ills of the present debates, let's calculate all the "income" households that have stay-at-home moms "earn" by having the mom do all the work instead of paying third parties to do it (i.e., laundry, house cleaning, child care, bookkeeping, etc.), then tax all that "income" at a millionaire's rate of 30%. Surely this would eliminate the federal debt in just a few short years, Hillary Rosen will be crowned a genius, and Obama can be re-elected with a landslide because this "income" would mean that "employment" (which is needed to create "income") would rise significantly, emboldening spending, manufacturing, and the economy as a whole. Man, I think I just qualified to be "liberal idiot of the year" with...