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Higher Taxes Threaten to Endanger Government

westriversd Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 7:49 PM
You are so right about jobs. We will never recover until people are forced to go to work by limiting the time on unemployment to less than 1 year. There are lots and lots of jobs that people are just to damn good to do. If it was work or go hungry, a lot of these low wage jobs would get filled. We would not have Okies in Kalifornia, if they would have had two years of unemployment and farm bailouts.

Amidst all the divisive talks that have occurred over sequestration, one fact has become abundantly clear: Democrats want to increase revenues. With Friday’s budget cuts set to take effect and a looming government shutdown March 27th, notable Dem leaders have hinted that any progress will have to start with more taxes, Politico reports:

 

"’Reid was noncommittal on the CR, but he insisted his party would seek new taxes as part of a deal to reverse the sequester.

 

’We cannot solve the problems of this country with cuts, cuts, cuts. We’ve cut $2.6 trillion....