Conservatives for years have made this claim but can't seem to make it stick. Obama has even admitted it yet no outcry from the public. Of course the NIMBY reason applies as to why people favor it. Lower taxes historicly bring in more revenue yet this debate rages on. Instituting a flat tax is the fair and right thing to do but as these videos prove Democrats will NEVER go for it because it would remove two of their most powerful weapons. CLASS WARFARE & TAXES AS A WEAPON THEMSELVES. [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kJbBV-Ntwic&feature=youtube_gdata_player]Maxine Waters wants Obama to use extortion - YouTube[/ame] [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WpSDBu35K-8&feature=youtube_gdata_player]Obama: Raise Taxes, Capital Gains - "For Purposes of Fairness" - YouTube[/ame] [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hdi4onAQBWQ&feature=youtube_gdata_player]SHOCK Audio Unearthed OBAMA TELLS SAN FRANCISCO HE WILL BANKRUPT THE COAL INDUSTRY - YouTube[/ame] If Republicans gain control of all three houses they better use the opportunity to institute a flat tax as soon as possible before they lose control and the opportunity to remove these weapons once and for all.