Smeggy Smurf: The Fair Tax would have been a better solution. You only pay tax if you want to. The basic necessities of life are covered. The tax falls on any expenditure for lifestyle. The rich buy more, they'll pay more. It's so simple no Rapeublican or Emocrat can understand it.
ManRay: vpb: Yes, I'm sure that will provide enough revenue for the government to run.The current system is doing so well, it would be stupid to change eh?
Marcus Aurelius: Eventually the poor people are going to realize that the GOP is hosing them down big time. After all, they're poor, not stupid.
vpb: clambam: Wow, they sure hate poor people in North Carolina.Right wingers all seem to hate the poor. I mean really hate them, like they want them dead.
Mrbogey: By fiscal year 2017-2018, revenue will be cut by $462 million, further limiting what lawmakers can spend on government services such as education, transportation and health care.Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/2013/06/04/2938348/in-quick-house-panel-a p proves.html#storylink=cpyBecause that's the only thing that gov't spends money on.In a split vote, the Finance Committee removed a cap on tax deductions for mortgage interest, charitable contributions and property taxes. The change reduces state revenues by an additional $500 million.Read more here: http://www.newsobserver.com/2013/06/04/2938348/in-quick-house-panel-a p proves.html#storylink=cpyIt's messed up that only the rich pay property taxes, give to charity, or hold a mortgage.
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