Democrats See Taxes as Charity, Republicans Do Not

Posted: Oct 05, 2012 5:30 PM Habeeb answers why Dems see higher taxes this way: "They believe that if we only taxed Americans more, the government could better tackle the problems of our society. Or as the good professor so eloquently put it, the government could 'more equitably deliver superior benefits.' That’s what we all think when we think of government services: superior benefits!"