Incomes that fall below the standard deduction and personal exemptions - the poorest among us
The exemption for most Social Security benefits - the poorer seniors who worked all their lives (while paying taxes) to make this a better country
Tax benefits aimed at low-income families and children — the working poor with children struggling to make do from paycheck to paycheck
These are the people the Bachman's and Perry's are crying that they want to share the burden, rather than ask for a couple of extra bucks from those who's wealth increased the most over the last decade.
“I’m worried that I will be the last Republican president.” - George W. Bush