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What more can be said. Tom Hayden says it all. I highly recommend subscribing to his Bulletins!
Why isn't Obama spreading this message of sanity? We need a LEADER not a Republican 'lap dog'.
Among the wealthy, a new voice for fiscal sacrifice
"A group of 700 business leaders and individuals known as Responsible Wealth have called the Bush tax cuts "irresponsible" and "downright inexcusable." Bill Gates Sr. and Warren Buffet, of course, have also called for a change in priorities."
"During the golden era of the 1950s, a Republican president, along with Republican members of Congress, accepted a top marginal tax rate for millionaires that was 91 percent [my emphasis]. "The only way to make more tax cuts now is to have bigger and bigger deficits and to borrow more and more money," President Eisenhower argued. "This is one kind of chicken that always comes home to roost. An unwise tax cutter, my fellow citizens, is no real friend of the taxpayer."
By Katrina vanden Heuvel
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