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tjdee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-07-03 10:24 PM
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31. By taxing investment income at the same rate as working income, for one.
Edwards also wants to repeal the tax cut for the top 2%.

That's a lot of money right there.
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  -EDWARDS says college...tuition free!!! bearfartinthewoods  Jul-07-03 06:16 PM   #0 
  - And he would pay for this HOW?  DEMActivist   Jul-07-03 06:23 PM   #1 
  - He could take it from  Pastiche423   Jul-07-03 06:27 PM   #4 
  - well i haven't found that answer but i did find this  bearfartinthewoods   Jul-07-03 06:46 PM   #12 
  - That sounds great too.  ibegurpard   Jul-07-03 06:47 PM   #14 
     - we are facing a big property tax to fund a new regional mega school  bearfartinthewoods   Jul-07-03 06:53 PM   #16 
     - Edwards pays by getting rid of bank profiteering on student loans  DemDogs   Jul-07-03 09:54 PM   #30 
     - Progressive taxation.  AP   Jul-07-03 10:49 PM   #33 
  - By taxing investment income at the same rate as working income, for one.  tjdee   Jul-07-03 10:24 PM   #31 
  - Hey I could go for that too.  ibegurpard   Jul-07-03 06:25 PM   #2 
  - Maybe we could take some money out of  GreenArrow   Jul-07-03 06:47 PM   #13 
  - Freudian slip  Muddleoftheroad   Jul-07-03 06:25 PM   #3 
  - could do it the way Georgia is doing it  southernfried   Jul-07-03 06:32 PM   #5 
  - The lottery is a tax on people that are bad at math  DS1   Jul-07-03 06:35 PM   #7 
  - Ain't that the truth  LARED   Jul-07-03 08:34 PM   #22 
  - You're wrong on this...  DEMActivist   Jul-07-03 06:37 PM   #9 
  - don't know the name but it DID pay for my neice, 4 years  southernfried   Jul-07-03 08:37 PM   #23 
  - I'm gonna disagree with you an this one...  mike_c   Jul-07-03 06:50 PM   #15 
     - yeah it's great for the kids getting it but who pays for it ?  southernfried   Jul-07-03 08:39 PM   #24 
        - yeah well, what can I say....  mike_c   Jul-07-03 09:03 PM   #25 
        - Many/ most people who play the lottery would otherwise be  DemBones DemBones   Jul-07-03 09:33 PM   #27 
           - How about a tax on  stickdog   Jul-07-03 09:53 PM   #29 
           - lotto was intended to replace the numbers game and does largely  southernfried   Jul-07-03 10:59 PM   #34 
  - it's a misomer to suggest that  DS1   Jul-07-03 06:34 PM   #6 
  - Hey, great idea.  Demobrat   Jul-07-03 06:36 PM   #8 
  - Edwards pays for all his programs  DemDogs   Jul-07-03 09:52 PM   #28 
     - Thank you.  tjdee   Jul-07-03 10:25 PM   #32 
  - That would be like in (continental) Europe  Kellanved   Jul-07-03 06:37 PM   #10 
  - he didn't say ALL  bearfartinthewoods   Jul-07-03 06:57 PM   #17 
  - this has always been one of my biggest gripes about capitalist Amerika....  mike_c   Jul-07-03 06:41 PM   #11 
  - Ummmm...hate to point this out....  Moosenose   Jul-07-03 07:02 PM   #18 
     - that's basically how I paid tuition in college....  mike_c   Jul-07-03 07:26 PM   #19 
     - igot the impression  bearfartinthewoods   Jul-07-03 07:36 PM   #20 
        - idea  DocSavage   Jul-07-03 08:18 PM   #21 
           - uh huh, I've heard that one before too...  mike_c   Jul-07-03 09:21 PM   #26 

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