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lindisfarne Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jun-19-09 12:37 PM
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11. The vast majority of the people don't have benefits at the level to trigger taxes.
Call the Senate HELP and Finance Committee members and tell them you want a NATIONAL PUBLIC OPTION - no Co-ops, no triggers.

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  -Taxing Health Care Benefits Will Destroy Democrats In Next Election Better Believe It  Jun-19-09 12:23 PM   #0 
  - "The Democrats raised your taxes to give free medical care to illegals and deadbeats!"  QC   Jun-19-09 12:24 PM   #1 
  - I would not be surprised of the GOP lies  AlphaCentauri   Jun-19-09 12:33 PM   #7 
  - People believe anything that gratifies their prejudices.  QC   Jun-19-09 12:34 PM   #9 
  - they also win them votes.  Thothmes   Jun-19-09 07:32 PM   #18 
  - seems to me we do best when we own what we are -- the party of the left --  xchrom   Jun-19-09 12:25 PM   #2 
  - Well, I don't have any "healthcare benefits" to tax, so I guess I will  kestrel91316   Jun-19-09 12:28 PM   #3 
  - They're making it mandantory, too. So, blame the Blue Dogs for raising your taxes. (nt)  w4rma   Jun-19-09 12:31 PM   #5 
  - Oh .... but you may be required to buy private health insurance or be fined!  Better Believe It   Jun-19-09 12:33 PM   #6 
  - single payer would take care of you both.  RaleighNCDUer   Jun-19-09 12:47 PM   #13 
  - The blasted Blue Dogs are taking a vote winning bill and turning it into a horrible mess! (nt)  w4rma   Jun-19-09 12:30 PM   #4 
  - Well, duh.  rocktivity   Jun-19-09 12:33 PM   #8 
  - knr  wroberts189   Jun-19-09 12:35 PM   #10 
  - The vast majority of the people don't have benefits at the level to trigger taxes.  lindisfarne   Jun-19-09 12:37 PM   #11 
  - The President is against taxing Health Benefits.  FrenchieCat   Jun-19-09 12:40 PM   #12 
  - Before responding, I'm going to follow your lead and put myself on 'Ignore.'  asteroid2003QQ47   Jun-20-09 11:21 AM   #20 
  - That's better. Now- No New Taxes! No New Taxes! I think I've heard that one before...  asteroid2003QQ47   Jun-20-09 11:23 AM   #21 
  - Clinton ran in '92 PRO NAFTA ..  Why Syzygy   Jun-19-09 01:09 PM   #14 
  - did Clinton run on NAFTA  newspeak   Jun-20-09 03:18 PM   #22 
     - Not read the whole treaty!? Aren't you more than a little insensitive!  asteroid2003QQ47   Jun-20-09 04:11 PM   #23 
  - I agree it is not a good idea to tax health benefits  andym   Jun-19-09 02:48 PM   #15 
  - By offering public insurance for sale at less cost and better benefits than private insurance.  Better Believe It   Jun-19-09 07:05 PM   #17 
     - It's the government help that costs money  andym   Jun-20-09 05:42 PM   #24 
  - And this article is the kind of crap we will read on a massive scale if benefits are taxed  Better Believe It   Jun-19-09 06:39 PM   #16 
  - For weekend DU'ers  Better Believe It   Jun-20-09 10:54 AM   #19 
  - Obama's Budget Chief Orszag and Economic Advisor Jason Furman support some health benefits taxes  Better Believe It   Jun-28-09 07:58 PM   #25 
 

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