So Progressive is bad?

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    how about regressive?
    Would that be conservative?
     
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    I'm afraid that both parties are pretty regressive
     
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    Progressivism is actually regressing back towards some form of an oligarchy. We tried to eliminate that with the founding of this country but just to many useful idiots out there.

    Like the previous poster....Both parties suffer from it.
     
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    But the right supports a regressive tax structure.
     
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    Whats wrong with people keeping more of their money that they earn? Would I like to "regress" to that? Hell yeah!!!
     
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    I support a pure flat % tax on ALL personal income with no deductions at all.
     
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    No, we support an Equal tax structure.

    You know, the same tax rate applying to everyone regardless to income.

    Novel concept, equality before the law.
     
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    "Progressive" is a worthless rhetorical device morons use to reassure themselves that their position is inherently superior when, in fact, it may not be. Just like many other political buzz words.
     
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