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waiting for hope Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-23-10 05:41 PM
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31. K&R
Nicely done .. :thumbsup:
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  -How to fix Social Security the "Old Democratic Party" way: bvar22  May-23-10 01:50 AM   #0 
  - In a time of 20% Unemployment, I Hardly Think We Need More Workers  Demeter   May-23-10 01:52 AM   #1 
  - Didn't read the rest of the post...  bvar22   May-23-10 01:58 AM   #2 
  - depends  William Z. Foster   May-23-10 01:22 PM   #19 
  - I agree with you. I'm now retired, but during my entire working life,  napi21   May-23-10 02:16 AM   #3 
  - it's raised regularly. it was last raised in 2008, from $102K to $106.8K in 2009.  Hannah Bell   May-23-10 12:43 PM   #13 
  - K&R  amborin   May-23-10 02:25 AM   #4 
  - K&R  leftstreet   May-23-10 02:27 AM   #5 
  - Why would "Old Party" Dems remove the cap? They put it there -- for a reason.  Hannah Bell   May-23-10 04:07 AM   #6 
  - I vote for your solutions.  Enthusiast   May-23-10 07:50 AM   #10 
  - Cap  DonCoquixote   May-23-10 07:54 AM   #11 
  - some of the top 10% of wage earners are upper middle class; some aren't.  Hannah Bell   May-23-10 12:51 PM   #15 
  - Thanks for your thoughtful reply.  bvar22   May-23-10 12:38 PM   #12 
  - yes, lifting the cap would be easier than raising income taxes - because capital doesn't pay SS --  Hannah Bell   May-23-10 03:37 PM   #21 
     - Raising the top brackets,  bvar22   May-23-10 04:54 PM   #28 
  - How's about adding a # 4  Yupster   May-23-10 01:19 PM   #18 
     - i'd support that.  Hannah Bell   May-23-10 03:41 PM   #22 
        - This should be overturned  Yupster   May-23-10 04:52 PM   #27 
  - I lock horns with bvar  DonCoquixote   May-23-10 05:11 AM   #7 
  - I agree...return to the tax rates of JFK.  bvar22   May-23-10 12:44 PM   #14 
     - It's ironic enough, but Republican President Eisenhower was right about everything.  Sebastian Doyle   May-23-10 03:51 PM   #23 
        - One of my favorite quotes:  bvar22   May-23-10 04:27 PM   #25 
        - Eisenhower really wasn't a Republican. He was a pragmatist who was  Cleita   May-23-10 05:00 PM   #29 
  - How about a one-time 'wealth tax' on the richest 20%.....  Scuba   May-23-10 05:33 AM   #8 
  - Excellent, bvar22  JDPriestly   May-23-10 06:54 AM   #9 
  - Great Post !!! - K & R !!!  WillyT   May-23-10 12:53 PM   #16 
  - Stock market transaction tax  TransitJohn   May-23-10 12:56 PM   #17 
  - What you saw while driving, and what you apparently missed  Jim Lane   May-23-10 02:28 PM   #20 
  - I'm not advocating increasing the population of the World.  bvar22   May-23-10 04:40 PM   #26 
  - Bvar22 for President!!! K & R. nt  laughingliberal   May-23-10 03:55 PM   #24 
  - The SS cap this year is over $106,000. I think that's plenty.  jmowreader   May-23-10 05:22 PM   #30 
  - K&R  waiting for hope   May-23-10 05:41 PM   #31 
  - Kick  Dinger   May-25-10 02:11 PM   #32 
 

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