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bigtree Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-13-10 08:21 PM
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23. yep
damn us greedy taxpayers
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  -8 Reasons Why Obama Shouldnt Extend Tax Cuts for the Wealthy Temporary or Otherwise Time for change  Nov-13-10 12:55 PM   #0 
  - extending the cuts at this time, particular for the rich is suicide  sasha031   Nov-13-10 12:58 PM   #1 
  - As usual, a very well-reasoned opinion.  StandingInLeftField   Nov-13-10 01:02 PM   #2 
  - I we want to reduce unemployment we need to resolve this tax issue quickly...  spin   Nov-13-10 01:04 PM   #3 
  - What makes you think that US business hiring depends on...  OlympicBrian   Nov-13-10 04:51 PM   #10 
     - If you read carefully you will see that I didn't say that the tax cuts ...  spin   Nov-13-10 05:17 PM   #12 
  - One reason: Regressive  RUMMYisFROSTED   Nov-13-10 01:05 PM   #4 
  - Maybe the Democrats in the House or Senate will step up?  kentuck   Nov-13-10 01:09 PM   #5 
  - Pelosi already has -- That's a very good sign  Time for change   Nov-13-10 11:20 PM   #26 
  - K & R. Extending the tax cut for the wealthiest while simultaneously cutting social security  glitch   Nov-13-10 01:51 PM   #6 
  - I don't see a thing here about the President's call for a *permanent* middle-class tax cut extension  bigtree   Nov-13-10 02:05 PM   #7 
  - A "compromise" to extend the Bush cuts "temporarily"  Time for change   Nov-13-10 04:34 PM   #9 
     - I don't think that 'promise' to end the tax cut for the wealthy is as politically consequential  bigtree   Nov-13-10 06:12 PM   #13 
        - Why I blame him  Time for change   Nov-13-10 06:45 PM   #14 
        - I don't think he has as much influence on what Congress 'puts on the table'  bigtree   Nov-13-10 07:23 PM   #19 
           - I'm not advocating a reconciliation proces -- though that's a possibility too  Time for change   Nov-13-10 07:39 PM   #20 
        - Dumb promise. His tax cuts were a waste and so are most of these as well.  TheKentuckian   Nov-13-10 08:14 PM   #22 
           - yep  bigtree   Nov-13-10 08:21 PM   #23 
  - Here are two reasons he *will* do it:  Marr   Nov-13-10 02:14 PM   #8 
  - You're probably right, but  Time for change   Nov-13-10 10:01 PM   #25 
  - you seem to be assuming re-election is a crucial part of his strategy.  tomp   Nov-14-10 07:59 AM   #30 
  - Love reason 6. And have seen reason 8 in action.  Overseas   Nov-13-10 05:16 PM   #11 
  - k&r  Hannah Bell   Nov-13-10 06:47 PM   #15 
  - That's a post!  TheKentuckian   Nov-13-10 06:50 PM   #16 
  - He is probably going to renew them for a few years so the middle class tax cuts can stay  BzaDem   Nov-13-10 06:53 PM   #17 
  - Great--but you 'buried your lead' in the last 4 paragraphs: (1) Extending income tax breaks is the W...  ProgressiveEconomist   Nov-13-10 07:20 PM   #18 
  - I agree it's terrible policy.  Time for change   Nov-14-10 05:12 AM   #28 
  - K & R. Thank you for pulling so much information together  chill_wind   Nov-13-10 07:52 PM   #21 
  - Recommend.  Poboy   Nov-13-10 08:30 PM   #24 
  - I can easily think of Billions of reasons "Why Obama Shouldnt Extend Tax Cuts for the Wealthy"  Imagevision   Nov-13-10 11:26 PM   #27 
  - you actually think obama is swayed by popular opinion?  tomp   Nov-14-10 07:51 AM   #29 
  - To some extent, yes  Time for change   Nov-14-10 10:02 AM   #31 
     - when the issues are crucial to the interests of the wealthy...  tomp   Nov-14-10 12:56 PM   #34 
  - #9 Kicking the can down the road is a bad idea.  moondust   Nov-14-10 10:16 AM   #32 
  - Absolutely  Time for change   Nov-14-10 11:18 AM   #33 
  - especially #7  Enrique   Nov-14-10 01:01 PM   #35 
  - kicking since it is too late for me to rec  Shallah Kali   Nov-14-10 01:44 PM   #36 
  - Too late to rec, but I'm rec'ing anyway. What this country (and this forum) needs ...  puebloknot   Nov-14-10 03:23 PM   #37 

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