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progressoid Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-06-11 07:52 PM
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41. Hell, that won't even buy gas to your minimum wage job for one day.
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  -Obama' "job' proposals - lololololol placton  Aug-06-11 11:24 AM   #0 
  - aka - Trickle down economics  Tierra_y_Libertad   Aug-06-11 11:24 AM   #1 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-06-11 11:27 AM   #5 
  - especially the first proposal  hfojvt   Aug-06-11 02:47 PM   #28 
  - Vomit. k&r n/t  Laelth   Aug-06-11 11:25 AM   #2 
  - He thinks we haven't heard this song before - umm we have and we don't like it n/t  merbex   Aug-06-11 11:26 AM   #3 
  - let me predict the total number of jobs these will create:  placton   Aug-06-11 11:26 AM   #4 
  - You're so wrong!  JackDragna   Aug-06-11 11:28 AM   #6 
     - jack - I stand corrected!  placton   Aug-06-11 11:34 AM   #7 
  - You people never loved him!  durablend   Aug-06-11 11:36 AM   #8 
  - Looks more like he never loved us. lol  EFerrari   Aug-06-11 12:29 PM   #24 
  - It just doesn't read true without this:  Creideiki   Aug-06-11 05:21 PM   #35 
  - The pay roll tax cut is pretty fuckng progressive....  Joe the Revelator   Aug-06-11 11:39 AM   #9 
  - Doesn't it defund SS,  dgibby   Aug-06-11 11:41 AM   #10 
  - Not "defund"  Inuca   Aug-06-11 11:44 AM   #14 
  - I guess "defund" is the wrong word,  dgibby   Aug-06-11 11:49 AM   #18 
  - I don;t understand what you mean  Inuca   Aug-06-11 11:53 AM   #19 
     - Which would mean that funds will have to be borrowed  dgibby   Aug-06-11 12:15 PM   #21 
     - not borrowed. REPAID. The general fund owes the SS trust fund $2.6 trillion.  indurancevile   Aug-07-11 03:25 AM   #53 
     - If there's fewer funds going into it, and they're warning about being unable to pay for future  jeff47   Aug-06-11 05:13 PM   #33 
  - Temporary can mean permanent. See: USA Patriot Act. n/t  SusanaMontana41   Aug-08-11 12:26 PM   #65 
  - Depends on how you look at it I guess....it's not a full tax holiday....the rate is just lowered.  Joe the Revelator   Aug-06-11 11:44 AM   #15 
     - It weakens SS  Vanje   Aug-06-11 05:05 PM   #32 
     - That is actually false (though apparently being false doesn't stop such comments from being posted  BzaDem   Aug-06-11 10:06 PM   #44 
     - So a minimum wage 40 hour worker gets an extra $5.80/week? Hell  BR_Parkway   Aug-06-11 05:51 PM   #37 
     - Hell, that won't even buy gas to your minimum wage job for one day.  progressoid   Aug-06-11 07:52 PM   #41 
     - A sandwich combo meal at Mickey D's or Arby's isn't good enough for you?  Mimosa   Aug-07-11 05:20 AM   #56 
        - For the quality of that food, I'd prefer Ramen noodles - plus we're talking  BR_Parkway   Aug-08-11 11:36 AM   #63 
     - as long as assholes are getting tax cuts and we are fucking around  roguevalley   Aug-06-11 07:05 PM   #40 
  - The "temporary" Payroll Tax Holiday is a nail in the coffin of Social Security.  bvar22   Aug-06-11 02:18 PM   #27 
  - Payroll taxcut comes straight out of social security budget  Vanje   Aug-06-11 05:00 PM   #31 
  - False. The normal budget reimburses the SS budget for every penny. n/t  BzaDem   Aug-06-11 10:07 PM   #45 
     - There lies the problem. Using the General Fund to cover shortfalls in SS creates possible dependency  Selatius   Aug-07-11 05:56 AM   #59 
  - this is your idea of progressive?  hfojvt   Aug-06-11 05:57 PM   #38 
  - Where do you get those numbers?  Joe the Revelator   Aug-06-11 09:51 PM   #42 
     - from Citizens for Tax Justice  hfojvt   Aug-07-11 04:26 AM   #54 
  - oh, please. it puts more money into the hands of those making over $116K.  indurancevile   Aug-07-11 03:22 AM   #52 
     - What about self-employed?  Mimosa   Aug-07-11 05:17 AM   #55 
  - It also includes  Inuca   Aug-06-11 11:41 AM   #11 
  - WHY IS OBAMA PASSING MORE TRADE AGREEMENTS TO LOSE US JOBS??? WHY? WHY? WHY?  Sarah Ibarruri   Aug-06-11 11:42 AM   #12 
  - Exports are a good thing  loyalsister   Aug-08-11 12:23 PM   #64 
  - Someone needs to stick a fork in the american people....  Little Star   Aug-06-11 11:42 AM   #13 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Aug-06-11 11:45 AM   #16 
  - Patent reform??? What the fucking fuck? Arrrrghhh! I've just about had ENOUGH of this sht!  CleanGreenFuture   Aug-06-11 11:47 AM   #17 
  - Best way to "fix" Social Security/Medicare is to starve them  green prol   Aug-06-11 11:58 AM   #20 
  - Explain exactly what Obama should support  JNinWB   Aug-06-11 12:18 PM   #22 
  - Welcome to DU  Inuca   Aug-06-11 01:24 PM   #26 
  - Stop pushing shitty free trade agreements.  JoeyT   Aug-06-11 04:42 PM   #29 
  - Your philosophy of politics is completely wrong.  jeff47   Aug-06-11 05:17 PM   #34 
  - Exactly  MouseFitzgerald   Aug-06-11 09:55 PM   #43 
  - Have you noticed that the New Deal/Great Society/Civil Rights act were proposed when there were HUGE  BzaDem   Aug-06-11 10:09 PM   #46 
     - Did you notice that Democrats don't always vote with their leadership?  jeff47   Aug-07-11 01:10 AM   #47 
        - ^ Exactly right ^  Mimosa   Aug-07-11 05:22 AM   #57 
        - So let me get this straight. You are saying that today is somehow comparable to the time of FDR/LBJ,  BzaDem   Aug-08-11 01:07 AM   #62 
  - I would rather see him support something good that won't pass  hfojvt   Aug-06-11 06:02 PM   #39 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-07-11 02:46 AM   #49 
  - These are solutions for a broken and corrupt political and economic prevailing paradigm  Ichingcarpenter   Aug-06-11 12:27 PM   #23 
  - We are being shit on.  L0oniX   Aug-06-11 01:02 PM   #25 
  - "It's not the governments role to create jobs or prosperity."  Autumn   Aug-06-11 04:48 PM   #30 
  - Obama=Reagan + Bush  Mimosa   Aug-07-11 05:25 AM   #58 
  - Why would I waste my  libmom74   Aug-06-11 05:24 PM   #36 
  - No Change! NO CHANGE AT ALL!  Kablooie   Aug-07-11 02:29 AM   #48 
  - Those are the 'jobs proposals?' OMG.  indurancevile   Aug-07-11 03:09 AM   #50 
  - kr  defendandprotect   Aug-07-11 03:12 AM   #51 
  - The onlt Jobs being created for American's today  OBlueDog   Aug-07-11 06:22 AM   #60 
  - seriously, this is an example of the kinds of things we've scoffed at Republicans for  eShirl   Aug-07-11 06:30 AM   #61 
  - He doesn't give a shit because none of this will effect HIS family  Marrah_G   Aug-08-11 12:56 PM   #66 
  - ***  L0oniX   Aug-08-11 01:27 PM   #67 
 

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