Discussion in 'Economy' started by Dot Com, Sep 21, 2011.
Wasn't there a sunset- provision in his tax-cuts? Discuss...
IOW- you either don't have the answer or don't want to answer.
Obama explain why he extended the tax-cuts at [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PwoKOFgghxI]Obama 2009: Raising Taxes Hurts Businesses and the Economy. - YouTube[/ame] because You dont raise taxes in a recession, and Obama Cuts Deal to Extend All Bush Tax Cuts, Renew Jobless Benefits.
Uncle Ferd says dem Chinamens would be able to come over here in a rowboat...
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Yes. As I understand it without 60 votes in the Senate he couldn't make them permanent.
A rich guy said they need to revert back to Clinton- era levels if we want to get control of the budget. I think his name is Bloomberg He's a billionaire.
Bloomberg Calls for Ending Bush-Era Tax Cuts, Corporate Loophole - Businessweek
What they're considering right now, 1.5 over @ 10 yrs is window-dressing w/o the lapsing of those Bu$h- era, tax-cuts
Yes but Bush III, The Rebuttlickens and Demoncrats renewed them.
I live under Bloomberg's thumb everyday. He doesn't exactly walk on water. We have had both better and worse as a Mayor.
Yes, but only as a procedural trick. Including the sunset provision was the only way to get deficit-increasing legislation passed via the budget reconciliation process.
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