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Autumn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-02-11 03:49 PM
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17. This may come as a surprise to you, but
when Obama extended the tax cuts for the wealthy, taxes did go up on the poor.
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  -Should the Bush taxcuts be allowed to expire ? kentuck  Nov-02-11 03:13 PM   #0 
  - Yes, Bush and Obamas tax cuts must expire.  Autumn   Nov-02-11 03:15 PM   #1 
  - Expire them all.  dkf   Nov-02-11 03:17 PM   #2 
  - No, Democrats will lose their House majority!  gratuitous   Nov-02-11 03:18 PM   #3 
  - huh ... that makes no sense. You might want to check the date on which they expire.  JoePhilly   Nov-02-11 03:20 PM   #6 
  - expire  lame54   Nov-02-11 03:19 PM   #4 
  - EXPIRE. Period.  WinkyDink   Nov-02-11 03:20 PM   #5 
  - Yes, while we're at it...raise capital gains. n/t  Chan790   Nov-02-11 03:21 PM   #7 
  - If all Bush tax cuts are allowed to expire, wouldn't the capital gains rate increase, too?  LonePirate   Nov-02-11 03:47 PM   #16 
     - I'm uncertain.  Chan790   Nov-02-11 06:50 PM   #24 
  - Didn't you get the word? They expired a long time ago.  Tansy_Gold   Nov-02-11 03:21 PM   #8 
  - They should be inverted  Ezlivin   Nov-02-11 03:21 PM   #9 
  - Preferably, only on those making over $250,000 a year.  TheWraith   Nov-02-11 03:23 PM   #10 
  - Why shouldn't they all expire?  kentuck   Nov-02-11 03:25 PM   #11 
     - isn't that kinda absurd though  hfojvt   Nov-02-11 05:22 PM   #21 
     - I don't think they pay any taxes ?  kentuck   Nov-02-11 05:58 PM   #23 
        - yeah I see now that I wrote that last line wrong  hfojvt   Nov-03-11 03:26 AM   #28 
     - Why should they? Struggling families need every dollar they can get.  TheWraith   Nov-02-11 08:05 PM   #27 
  - I don't think increasing income taxes on the poorest people  Yo_Mama   Nov-02-11 03:27 PM   #12 
  - This may come as a surprise to you, but  Autumn   Nov-02-11 03:49 PM   #17 
     - No it doesn't - I was literally sick at the time  Yo_Mama   Nov-03-11 08:34 AM   #29 
  - Are you serious?  JoePhilly   Nov-02-11 03:28 PM   #13 
  - This government is nonfunctional. "Do nothing" is the only viable option.  lumberjack_jeff   Nov-02-11 03:28 PM   #14 
  - NOTHIGN should be trusted beyond its expiration date, THESE should NEVER have been,,,,,  benld74   Nov-02-11 03:29 PM   #15 
  - junior's tax cut have expired, but were resuscitated by BHO: sadly it's now BHO's tax cuts and  indepat   Nov-02-11 03:54 PM   #18 
  - If that is the only way to return taxes on  Enthusiast   Nov-02-11 03:57 PM   #19 
  - only if the Republicans hold them hostage again  hfojvt   Nov-02-11 05:04 PM   #20 
  - I think that both the Repugs and Democrats want the "Bush Tax Cuts" to expire..  KoKo   Nov-02-11 05:51 PM   #22 
  - Does a bear shit in the woods? n/t  krispos42   Nov-02-11 06:59 PM   #25 
  - Expire for everyone that got one. nt  bluestate10   Nov-02-11 07:47 PM   #26 
 

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