Americans Support Higher Taxes. Really. | Capital Gains and Games
An April 18 McClatchy-Marist poll found that voters support higher taxes on the rich to reduce the deficit by a 2-to-1 margin, including 45 percent of self-identified Tea Party members.
Your point has no merit
its like asking 20 people if they support 5 other people having to pay for all 25's food bills each month
what do you think the answer would be
its why politicians and slackers love progressive taxes
It is not very unreasonable that the rich should contribute to the public expense, not only in proportion to their revenue, but something more than in that proportion.
"Wealth of Nations," Book V, Chapter II, Part II, Article I, pg.911