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SahaleArm Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-06-04 10:03 AM
Response to Reply #54
64. Child credit is one of the cuts Dean blathers against.
Edited on Tue Jan-06-04 10:03 AM by SahaleArm
Thank the cockroaches for that.
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  -Dean considering cut in payroll tax! dkf  Jan-05-04 11:10 PM   #0 
  - This had been advocated on the original blog  party_line   Jan-05-04 11:16 PM   #1 
  - And this benefits the middle class self employed business owner - HOW  SW FL Dem   Jan-05-04 11:36 PM   #11 
     - Maybe we should wait and see what the plan really is  party_line   Jan-05-04 11:48 PM   #17 
     - Tax Law is my expertise.  SW FL Dem   Jan-06-04 12:17 AM   #21 
     - Have to wait and see the plan, but  LuminousX   Jan-06-04 09:05 AM   #45 
     - If that small buisness owner has his payroll tax percentage cut  w4rma   Jan-06-04 09:28 AM   #55 
     - Can't spend less on payroll unless salaries are cut.  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 09:32 AM   #57 
        - Yup. And note that this won't hurt struggling small buisness owners (n/t)  w4rma   Jan-06-04 09:43 AM   #61 
           - His current tax plan does not include payroll tax changes...  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 09:45 AM   #62 
     - For one thing, it puts money in people's pockets.  Why   Jan-06-04 10:13 AM   #68 
  - that's great!  eileen from OH   Jan-05-04 11:18 PM   #2 
  - Another change of principled beliefs?  blm   Jan-05-04 11:19 PM   #3 
  - What change?  party_line   Jan-05-04 11:26 PM   #5 
  - The reply was to the post above.  blm   Jan-05-04 11:35 PM   #10 
  - bringing tax levels to where they were under Clinton.  AP   Jan-05-04 11:40 PM   #12 
  - Heh  Hep   Jan-06-04 09:18 AM   #48 
  - without digging up my records, it appears that if he rolls back the bush  bearfartinthewoods   Jan-06-04 08:35 AM   #37 
     - Try these calculators for a simple guesstimate  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 08:40 AM   #39 
  - Dean will "treat everybody with respect, if I win." Priceless!  flpoljunkie   Jan-06-04 09:15 AM   #47 
  - Bravo! It's Been rumored for weeks now...Great move!  farmbo   Jan-05-04 11:20 PM   #4 
  - Payroll tax cap for 2004 is $87,900, up $900 from 2003.  flpoljunkie   Jan-06-04 08:58 AM   #42 
     - SS is capped - Medicare is not capped n/t  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 09:01 AM   #43 
  - Good one.  bain_sidhe   Jan-05-04 11:28 PM   #6 
  - will Dean drop the cap on Social Security?  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-05-04 11:28 PM   #7 
  - How?  party_line   Jan-05-04 11:33 PM   #8 
  - then we'll string them up  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-05-04 11:34 PM   #9 
  - That's exactly what he proposes to do.  Hep   Jan-06-04 09:18 AM   #49 
  - If Dean does this, I say the hell with the Democratic Party!  flaminbats   Jan-05-04 11:43 PM   #13 
  - Social Security isn't on the brink of a crisis, it's solid for another two  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-05-04 11:45 PM   #14 
  - That's a great Kerry line!  flaminbats   Jan-05-04 11:47 PM   #16 
     - I wasn't being sarcastic  WhoCountsTheVotes   Jan-05-04 11:51 PM   #18 
        - neither am I...  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 12:06 AM   #19 
           - Remember when Gore was talking about a "lockbox" for the payroll tax?  w4rma   Jan-06-04 09:36 AM   #58 
              - No payroll tax is a miserable idea.  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 11:43 AM   #82 
  - It could be revenue neutral...with fat cats paying for worker cuts...  farmbo   Jan-05-04 11:45 PM   #15 
  - Do you realize that since reagan raised the payroll tax it has been...  JVS   Jan-06-04 12:09 AM   #20 
  - Yes it has been raided, and thus we had surpluses in the 90's.  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 12:37 AM   #27 
     - Or the income tax would be increased instead. Taxes are taxes. (n/t)  w4rma   Jan-06-04 09:37 AM   #59 
        - I disagree.  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 11:30 AM   #79 
           - Why do you say that?  lastliberalintexas   Jan-06-04 11:39 AM   #80 
              - Sales tax is regressive, a payroll tax with no income cap would be flat!  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 12:01 PM   #83 
                 - Do you even understand  lastliberalintexas   Jan-06-04 12:14 PM   #84 
                    - Let me repeat my opinion,I support lifting income cap from the payroll tax  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 12:52 PM   #86 
  - A-men! Would mean insolvency for Social Security and  Kahuna   Jan-06-04 12:55 PM   #87 
     - Cat-food will become much too expensive...  flaminbats   Jan-06-04 01:18 PM   #91 
  - Along with the lyrics from Outkast, the Southern accent, the "I would  robbedvoter   Jan-06-04 12:17 AM   #22 
  - Check again...Clark does NOT address the Payroll tax  farmbo   Jan-06-04 12:25 AM   #26 
     - SS/Medicare tax changes will be a tough sell...  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 06:38 AM   #31 
  - If Dean cares about all the people you mention  Bleachers7   Jan-06-04 12:19 AM   #23 
  - spoken like a true conservative  Polemonium   Jan-06-04 08:15 AM   #32 
  - Federal income tax pays for local playgrounds?  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 08:19 AM   #33 
     - Ahh I'm daring to dream  Polemonium   Jan-06-04 08:32 AM   #35 
        - You can't have that without making taxes more progressive n/t  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 08:34 AM   #36 
           - or something along these lines  Polemonium   Jan-06-04 08:40 AM   #38 
              - Yeah but it's broad strokes - Where's the fine print?  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 08:43 AM   #40 
  - So that your children  HFishbine   Jan-06-04 08:26 AM   #34 
  - I fought against those tax cuts, didn't you?  LuminousX   Jan-06-04 09:18 AM   #50 
  - Is the timing suspicious?  Leilani   Jan-06-04 12:23 AM   #24 
  - No plan - Just political mumbo-jumbo...  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 06:33 AM   #29 
  - Actually  Hep   Jan-06-04 09:20 AM   #51 
     - Show me his proposal - The devil is in the details n/t  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 09:23 AM   #53 
        - His proposal is at dfa  Hep   Jan-06-04 10:06 AM   #65 
           - His DFA proposal rolls back the Bush cuts not payroll taxes...  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 10:09 AM   #66 
              - He's all about raising the cap  Hep   Jan-06-04 10:12 AM   #67 
                 - Again it's not in any of his official proposals - conjecture  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 10:14 AM   #69 
                    - Whatever  Hep   Jan-06-04 10:21 AM   #71 
                       - No I'm just saying it's not been officially proposed...  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 10:23 AM   #73 
  - Clark got his plan out there first. Of course, Dean will  Kahuna   Jan-06-04 12:56 PM   #88 
     - Clark got his plan out first?  Hep   Jan-06-04 01:12 PM   #90 
  - Kucinich has already introduced the legislation  eridani   Jan-06-04 12:24 AM   #25 
  - Dennis is on the ball!  Paulie   Jan-06-04 09:03 AM   #44 
  - I'd like to see this happen  JNelson6563   Jan-06-04 06:30 AM   #28 
  - That is much more important to lower income people than the income tax.  Zynx   Jan-06-04 06:34 AM   #30 
  - Sure! Considering that I live on Social security and pay tax on my savings  robbedvoter   Jan-06-04 08:46 AM   #41 
     - So Bush made your life better.  LuminousX   Jan-06-04 09:25 AM   #54 
        - Child credit is one of the cuts Dean blathers against.  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 10:03 AM   #64 
  - dean won't raise payroll cap. That's "progressive". Dean is conservative!  cryofan   Jan-06-04 09:12 AM   #46 
  - Just say Dean is a liar, a dishonest person.  Hep   Jan-06-04 09:21 AM   #52 
  - Is that article your sig line?  RUMMYisFROSTED   Jan-06-04 09:31 AM   #56 
  - If the foo shits, wear it.  revcarol   Jan-06-04 01:11 PM   #89 
  - " look at reasonable options for expanding the ceiling on payroll taxes."  w4rma   Jan-06-04 09:41 AM   #60 
  - "dean won't raise payroll cap"  lifelong_Dem   Jan-06-04 12:30 PM   #85 
  - You mean the Medicare & Social Security taxes we pay? LOL LOL.  TexasSissy   Jan-06-04 10:00 AM   #63 
  - Wow  lastliberalintexas   Jan-06-04 10:19 AM   #70 
  - I'm trying to figure out if he had an actual proposal? n/t  SahaleArm   Jan-06-04 10:22 AM   #72 
  - your post seems self-contradictory. Can you clarify?  cryofan   Jan-06-04 10:43 AM   #74 
     - No, it isn't  lastliberalintexas   Jan-06-04 11:09 AM   #76 
        - I would agree with you--better to fund everything through income taxes  cryofan   Jan-06-04 11:26 AM   #78 
           - I'm not asking you to believe Dean  lastliberalintexas   Jan-06-04 11:43 AM   #81 
  - To all such critical posts  PATRICK   Jan-06-04 10:58 AM   #75 
  - This is excellent!  mzmolly   Jan-06-04 11:17 AM   #77 
 

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