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A Book for Republicans

William2589 Wrote: May 25, 2012 1:35 AM
One Republicans have become lazy, depending on talk radio for the most part to carry the road. Two: They appear to be ashamed of wealth. You are going to be tarred as currying favor for the rich, embrace it, the media and democrats are not going to love you. The fact is excluding libs, most people want to be rich. Finally some Republicans otherwise known as RINO don't believe in conservatism to begin with and the ideal of keeping one own money is almost an anathema to them.
Democrats have been having a field day with the cry of "tax cuts for the rich" -- for which Republicans seem to have no reply. This is especially surprising, because Democrats made the same arguments back in the 1920s, and the Republicans then not only had a reply, but one that eventually carried the day, when the top tax rate was brought down from 73 percent to 24 percent.

What was the difference then?

The biggest difference is that Secretary of the Treasury Andrew Mellon took the trouble to articulate the case for lower tax rates, in articles that appeared in popular publications,...