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  1. Annie
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    Thanks to tax revenues, yah, in spite of the 'breaks.'

    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB114679915890744671.html?mod=world_news_whats_news


     
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    You mean the rich are paying more in taxes - just like the Laffer Curve predicts?!? Say it ain't so!!!
     
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    Only 300 billion dollars?

    That's almost an oxymoron.
     
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    100b here, 100b there, pretty soon you are talking real money...
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - dem politicians think money grows on trees...
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    Feds Collect Record Individual Income Taxes Through March; Still Run $599.7B Deficit
    April 11, 2018 | The federal government collected a record $736,274,000,000 in individual income taxes through the first six months of fiscal 2018 (Oct. 1, 2017 through the end of March), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today.
     

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