You Take Their Money and the Wealthy Will Flee

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    Why would they leave the country with the best government money can buy?
     
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    According to Warren Buffet, if you tax the investment class they will double down on their job producing, productive investments.
     
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    if we have their money, why do we need them?
     
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    So Exxon will quit selling oil in America if they have to pay taxes? If they are not paying taxes who cares if they flee? The rich are not going to get more of a free ride in another country.
     
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    Randian references? Oh neat...
     
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    Just as importantly, we see yet more verification that the Laffer Curve is right. Raising tax rates often results in LESS revenue. From the article:

     
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    how can they double down when the liberals have stolen the money with which they would double down??

    If you take half a venture capitalists money he can fund half the new ventures. Make sense??
     
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    "how can they double down when the liberals have stolen the money with which they would double down??"

    Well that explains the over 30 years of flat wages and the fact that the working class's share of the National Income is at record lows,,,their stealing from the wealthy! :lol:
     
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    Let 'em move to Greece and live off bailouts like the rest of those leeches.

    Regards from Rosie
     

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