Thatís the portion of American households that owe no income tax for 2009. The number is up from 38 percent in 2007, and it has become a popular talking point on cable television and talk radio. With Tax Day coming on Thursday, 47 percent has become shorthand for the notion that the wealthy face a much higher tax burden than they once did while growing numbers of Americans are effectively on the dole.
Neither one of those ideas is true. They rely on a cleverly selective reading of the facts. So does the 47 percent number.
Yes, 47% of Households Owe No Taxes. Look Closer. - NYTimes.com
What on Earth does Reagan's JAR have to do with Obama's? So what if Obama's JAR is lower?Originally Posted by Conservative
On some issues I'm a 'conservative'.
It's a Giant board. So active You can actually get All your news [And Religion/predominantly Catholic] there. A post-a-second. Headlines from everywhere on the planet.
Use the keyword search for your interest.
It's a parallel universe.. parallel to FOX News that is.
With coordinated effort, they actually can/do "Freep" a Poll on a News website and effect the results significantly.
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I'm personally sick of not being able to dunk a basketball because of racism.