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vadawg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-11-09 06:55 AM
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15. yup as i stated the promise was no one earning less than $250k would pay more in taxes
i think this would be a total deal breaker if the promise is broken without a hell of an excuse....
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  - How much more Taxes would you be willing to pay for covering the Healthcare of everyone ? UndertheOcean  Oct-11-09 12:51 AM   #0 
  - If more is needed after fairly taxing the wealthy, I'm happy to go up to 40% of mine.  BlooInBloo   Oct-11-09 12:53 AM   #1 
  - Wouldn't need much to do it...  stuball111   Oct-11-09 12:54 AM   #2 
  - Then why is it not done yet if a mere 6% is enough !  UndertheOcean   Oct-11-09 12:55 AM   #4 
     - That's an approximation...but...  stuball111   Oct-11-09 12:40 PM   #25 
  - I'd be willing to pay amounts/percentages similar to Canada's.  CaliforniaPeggy   Oct-11-09 12:54 AM   #3 
  - The extra 3.3% as contained in HR 676 (Single Payer)  Roland99   Oct-11-09 12:58 AM   #5 
  - all this gnashing of teeth about single payer , for a whooping 3.3% Tax increase ?  UndertheOcean   Oct-11-09 01:00 AM   #6 
     - Also includes repealing the Bush era tax cuts, an extra 3.3% from employers, etc.  Roland99   Oct-11-09 01:01 AM   #7 
  - First tell me what the people making over $110,000/year are willing to kick in.....  Mind_your_head   Oct-11-09 01:12 AM   #8 
  - why $110,000 i thought the magic number was $250,000  vadawg   Oct-11-09 06:24 AM   #12 
     - I'm not sure......but MM & Sean Insanity seem to agree that $110,000 is the NUMBER  Mind_your_head   Oct-11-09 10:23 PM   #26 
  - Other. Make the megacorporations pay their FAIR SHAIR of US taxes, and then we can talk about...  Hekate   Oct-11-09 01:13 AM   #9 
  - Great rant!  SammyWinstonJack   Oct-11-09 10:16 AM   #19 
  - Fankly, compared to other developed countries, I'm undertaxed.  MrModerate   Oct-11-09 01:15 AM   #10 
  - yep ive never understood that either, why some of my income is taxed twice  vadawg   Oct-11-09 06:25 AM   #13 
  - If I get taxed more, do I lose the Insurance Premium?  jannyk   Oct-11-09 03:00 AM   #11 
  - Exactly. Not one NET penny more...  FormerDittoHead   Oct-11-09 06:50 AM   #14 
     - yup as i stated the promise was no one earning less than $250k would pay more in taxes  vadawg   Oct-11-09 06:55 AM   #15 
  - It is kind of a push poll  zeemike   Oct-11-09 07:00 AM   #16 
  - Dumb question. I believe Obama when he says my costs  hedgehog   Oct-11-09 07:01 AM   #17 
  - Tell you what, end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan,  MadHound   Oct-11-09 07:03 AM   #18 
  - Restoring taxes on top earners to 50%, before Reagan's tax cuts  Overseas   Oct-11-09 10:24 AM   #20 
  - Tax ACCUMULATED wealth of those with net worth of more than $10 million. Close the wealth divide!  Union Yes   Oct-11-09 11:02 AM   #21 
  - How much of the 54% of taxes we pay for the military would you be willing to divert  Overseas   Oct-11-09 11:12 AM   #22 
  - SINGLE PAYER WILL COST *LESS* - You will get a raise !!!  SmileyRose   Oct-11-09 11:52 AM   #23 
  - Whatever it would take  madokie   Oct-11-09 11:57 AM   #24 
  - If they would take the $800 a month  Blue_In_AK   Oct-11-09 10:32 PM   #27 
  - Ask me after we end a couple wars.  flvegan   Oct-11-09 10:38 PM   #28 
  - We need to go back to the pre-Reagan tax structure. period!  The Hope Mobile   Oct-11-09 10:46 PM   #29 
  - How about ZERO percent. I'm sick of my tax dollars going to the Pentagon, the CIA, the  bertman   Oct-11-09 10:50 PM   #30 
  - 13.6% of my gross goes to the feds. An even 17% if you add in the state income tax  krispos42   Oct-11-09 10:55 PM   #31 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-12-09 11:25 PM   #32 

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