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Boehner´s Plan B Exposes
Obama´s Grade-A Tax Lie

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/18/2012 8:38:30 PM

Tax Policy: For years, President Obama said he just wanted to raise taxes a little bit on millionaires and billionaires. So guess how he responded when House Speaker John Boehner proposed to do just that. Boehner´s "Plan B" would extend the Bush tax rates on everyone except those making $1 million or more. The plan is a bad one economically and will do nothing to cut the deficit. But by offering it, Boehner did manage to call the lie on Obama´s endless public claims about whose taxes he wants to raise. During the campaign, for example, Obama said his plan

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 12/18/2012 8:57:55 PM     (No. 9073501)

The answer to the question the article asks at the end is "Yes, they are." because the Democrats WANT to raise the taxes on everyone who pays tax. They just want to blame the Republicans when they do it.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 12/18/2012 9:10:40 PM     (No. 9073509)

Boehner is being played like a violin by Obama
This is America, stop playing the class warfare game. We are ALL Americans.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Janjan, 12/18/2012 10:11:51 PM     (No. 9073547)

Boehner step up to the plate and do what you got elected to do. Obama does not have a mandate to destroy this country so rise above the greedy worthless morons that voted for their personal free lunch and do the right thing for America. If you don´t have what it takes to stare this Poser down and beat him at his own game then find someone smart enough to do it. We The People Have Had It With This Crap.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Aria, 12/18/2012 10:43:32 PM     (No. 9073577)

Who still actually believes that the majority in this country care one whit of zero lies??? I´m sure lying to whitey just gives him more street creds.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: oh-heck, 12/18/2012 11:08:54 PM     (No. 9073590)

I don´t see how to avoid having the taxes go up on everyone. The law is already in place. What can be done is to prevent any new borrowing and force all that tax revenue be used to pay existing bills. Similarly, the Sequester can be allowed to go into effect. To change either will require GOP cooperation.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Country Boy, 12/19/2012 1:57:05 AM     (No. 9073671)

Rush is saying that Boehner might be just setting the stage to dump the entire mess in obama´s lap. As in "you own it, you fix it".

Alex, I´ll take "Over the Fiscal Cliff" for a thousand.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 12/19/2012 4:55:16 AM     (No. 9073711)

Boehner offered Obama what Obama said he wanted and Obama turned it down thereby exposing himself as a liar. What harm was done? The deal was refused. Boehner was not "played like a violin". Open your minds.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/19/2012 5:16:37 AM     (No. 9073719)

Obama´s real target is middle class republican business owners who earn between 200K and a mill a year.Millionaire income people are primarily liberals like high end trial lawyers or stooge board members like AlGore.Sports and entertainment and investors.This is about job destruction,not raising revenues.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 12/19/2012 7:01:31 AM     (No. 9073799)

I feel so much better knowing that John Boehner´s negotiating for me.

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