I'm a supply-sider from way back. But the GOP is currently misapplying those principles, and in the process, making a losing argument. The Bush tax cuts were a mistake. Tax rates were in no way too high. They certainly are not even close to approaching the apex of the so called Laffer Curve. And by being so staunch about protecting such a tax rate for the top two percent, we are losing ground to the Democrats.
We need to give President his little tax hike, fight for real spending cuts, and then show the American people how his tax hike did nothing in 2014. This is the way to recapture the public and get back in control of policy