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joshcryer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-06-11 10:29 PM
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35. Which is why he denied they would have any stimulus effect even as he was signing it.
Total revisionism.
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  -Obama on Trickle Down Economics: It Doesnt Work, It Has Never Worked ProSense  Dec-06-11 06:38 PM   #0 
  - He waits 3 years to start saying this?  louis-t   Dec-06-11 06:41 PM   #1 
  - He's been saying this all along.  boxman15   Dec-06-11 06:45 PM   #3 
  - I'm embarrassed our side doesn't recognize that.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 06:46 PM   #4 
  - Some people aren't listening.  AtomicKitten   Dec-06-11 07:46 PM   #25 
  - And yet...  kenfrequed   Dec-07-11 09:18 AM   #41 
  - Presidents have more than their families to deal with, e.g. actual enemies out to hurt ANY good you  patrice   Dec-06-11 07:50 PM   #27 
  - So you don't want it now?  ClassWarrior   Dec-06-11 11:32 PM   #38 
  - Actually...  Life Long Dem   Dec-07-11 11:03 AM   #50 
  - Folks don't like being trickled down on.  Graybeard   Dec-06-11 06:45 PM   #2 
  - a shot across the bow?  Enrique   Dec-06-11 06:46 PM   #5 
  - Then why was his "stimulus" plan primarily trickle down?  MannyGoldstein   Dec-06-11 06:50 PM   #6 
  - I think its more of you not understanding what trickle down actually means.  phleshdef   Dec-06-11 06:58 PM   #8 
  - Isn't it handing money to the 1% and believing that what you hand them...  MannyGoldstein   Dec-06-11 07:06 PM   #9 
     - Seems  ProSense   Dec-06-11 07:30 PM   #13 
     - I like that comment by killbotfactory in the Obama's criticism of the extension thread:  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 07:35 PM   #16 
     - Yea, I told someone on here pretty much the same thing just a few days ago.  phleshdef   Dec-06-11 07:37 PM   #17 
     - More importantly, it was a lame duck congress, which passed it.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 07:39 PM   #20 
     - I disagree a bit.  kenfrequed   Dec-07-11 10:11 AM   #44 
     - +1  young but wise   Dec-06-11 07:41 PM   #22 
     - BINGO!!! That'scalled base building & we're supposed to believe that our own concrete objectiveswill  patrice   Dec-06-11 08:16 PM   #30 
     - the problem is...  kenfrequed   Dec-07-11 09:53 AM   #43 
     - Cutting taxes for the rich is only stimulating when there's not a lot of unused capacity.  WildNovember   Dec-07-11 12:10 AM   #39 
     - Sure. That works. But that wasn't what the recovery act did.  phleshdef   Dec-06-11 07:34 PM   #15 
     - Slam againt the Bush tax cut extension that Obama opposed but compromised on.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 07:37 PM   #18 
        - I KNOW that particular poster knows that the recovery act and the 2010 tax/ue deal are 2 diff things  phleshdef   Dec-06-11 07:39 PM   #19 
           - Definitely on purpose.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 07:41 PM   #23 
           - Conflating - happens ALL of the time.  patrice   Dec-06-11 08:21 PM   #32 
     - +1  progressoid   Dec-07-11 05:34 PM   #52 
  - How many conspiracy theories do you actually adhere to??  Major Hogwash   Dec-06-11 07:10 PM   #10 
     - Is there anything specific I've written that you'd like to refute?  MannyGoldstein   Dec-06-11 07:17 PM   #11 
     - I'll take President Obama's word over yours any day of the week.  Major Hogwash   Dec-07-11 09:43 AM   #42 
        - And I will stick to neither of your words  kenfrequed   Dec-07-11 10:17 AM   #45 
           - President Obama's speech was about "trickle down economics", ken.  Major Hogwash   Dec-07-11 10:31 AM   #46 
              - I don't need a bloody article on a speech  kenfrequed   Dec-07-11 10:43 AM   #49 
     - The Bush tax cut extension is basically unforgivable to them.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 07:24 PM   #12 
        - it's not a matter of not forgiving the extension  Enrique   Dec-06-11 07:40 PM   #21 
        - Certainly parts of it are forgotten, as implied by snarky comments such as that.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 07:44 PM   #24 
           - that was just a pretext  Enrique   Dec-06-11 07:49 PM   #26 
              - He has still put many proposals on the table that involve raising taxes on the wealthy.  phleshdef   Dec-06-11 08:07 PM   #29 
              - Which is why he denied they would have any stimulus effect even as he was signing it.  joshcryer   Dec-06-11 10:29 PM   #35 
        - AMT? CTC? & revoke DADT and The Dream Act were in the works about then too. nt  patrice   Dec-06-11 08:24 PM   #33 
  - I dunno. I'm a p.s. teacher. *Someone's* trickling on me.  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-06-11 06:55 PM   #7 
  - OK but Obama's stimulus packages don't work either. n/t  jody   Dec-06-11 07:33 PM   #14 
  - What if, 21 months ago, someone asked if you'd be satisfied with 21 months of job growth?  bhikkhu   Dec-06-11 10:36 PM   #36 
  - Went from negative job growth to positive, that "works" for most adults  uponit7771   Dec-07-11 02:33 PM   #51 
  - Here are the numbers on Tinkle Down Economics,,- also graphs-  mikekohr   Dec-06-11 07:58 PM   #28 
  - You are the inconvenient truth. Great post. nt  DCKit   Dec-07-11 08:45 AM   #40 
  - Until he changes the tax system we're still going to be stuck on trickle down.  craigmatic   Dec-06-11 08:18 PM   #31 
  - Then why for the last 3 yrs has almost everything been said or done  glowing   Dec-06-11 09:56 PM   #34 
  - Awesome speech. I loved this: Those arent Democratic or Republican values..."  ClassWarrior   Dec-06-11 11:31 PM   #37 
  - I sort of agree  kenfrequed   Dec-07-11 10:38 AM   #48 
  - A Winner  Johnny2X2X   Dec-07-11 10:31 AM   #47 
 

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