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Lydia Leftcoast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-20-09 06:11 PM
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13. Um, as a self-employed person I already get tax credits, as those
"pro-business" Republicans ought to know.

It helps only slightly, given that my insurer just told me that my premiums are going up $30 a month, despite the fact that I have never used up my deductible, so I'm going to be giving them an extra $360 a year for NOTHING.

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  -GOP offers preemptive health plan Old Coot  May-20-09 05:07 PM   #0 
  - um, let me think about that a minute, ok...  Warren Stupidity   May-20-09 05:21 PM   #1 
  - Oh yeah, that will work.  bemildred   May-20-09 05:22 PM   #2 
  - So, they're going to tax me, give it back, and that's a health plan?  gmoney   May-20-09 05:22 PM   #3 
  - In other words NO FUCKING PLAN at all! n/t  Still Sensible   May-20-09 05:24 PM   #4 
  - Based on their history and philosophy...  FiveGoodMen   May-20-09 05:25 PM   #5 
  - Tax. Then tax. If that's not enough, there's always tax. eom  bluesmail   May-20-09 05:27 PM   #6 
  - Go after the 50,000 secret accounts of American tax-cheats in Switzerland's UBS Bank  KansDem   May-20-09 05:32 PM   #7 
  - John McCain already floated that idea in the general election  high density   May-20-09 05:34 PM   #8 
  - And if you have no health care benefits to tax???  alstephenson   May-20-09 05:35 PM   #9 
  - That's McCain's plan  wryter2000   May-20-09 05:45 PM   #10 
  - Are they offering prescription drugs in Kool-Aid packets? n/t  Xipe Totec   May-20-09 06:05 PM   #11 
  - And they haven't presented this before because.....  YewNork   May-20-09 06:07 PM   #12 
  - Um, as a self-employed person I already get tax credits, as those  Lydia Leftcoast   May-20-09 06:11 PM   #13 
  - No wonder they are in the minority. Hopefully this will get the rest of them out of office.  geckosfeet   May-20-09 07:23 PM   #14 
  - Who would trust anything that comes from a Goddamn Republican  santamargarita   May-20-09 07:31 PM   #15 
  - Look, they bought new lipstick for their pig...  Dappleganger   May-20-09 07:34 PM   #16 
  - "Coming up next: Republicans say perpetual motion machine will make America energy independent"  struggle4progress   May-20-09 07:48 PM   #17 

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