This is not a tax increase but rather a wrong being righted! It is a move back to the fair rate that was in effect before the war mongering team of Bush & Cheney gave the keys to the city, I mean nation to big business and big oil and Saudi Princes and on and on and on…
How can the same people who are using the deficit as fodder for their demands to curtail spending also want to give over one trillion dollars to the wealthy?
And speaking of taxes how about changing the rules on that fake church all the crooks of Congress use for their not so secret liaisons? The retreat known as C Street is labeled as a religious house so as to shield it from tax. Start paying your fair share of taxes on that property!
And speaking of entitlements millions of Americans are supposedly sitting on their asses doing nothing to help society. They have no jobs and want handouts from the Federal Government.
But the best lie of the right was exposed this week by New York Representative Anthony Weiner when he passionately railed at the Republicans for their latest blockage of all things human by voting down aid to the sick and injured volunteers of 9-11.
They wanted to be able to tack on amendments to the bill knowing that they would pass on the coattails of the main item. But when the Democrats refused to allow any pork to be added to the simple, direct, straightforward bill the Republicans balked.
The Republicans have followed this path of 'no' with one goal in mind, taking control of Congress.