Until you so-called 'concerned tax-payers' take a closer look at back-in-black plans like Sen. Coburn, we're all doomed..
Republican debaters rejected a 10-for-1 swap for a grand bargain..
Coburn's plan was 8-for-1 and revenue did not come from increased taxes..
hyperboleand think that America should become a nation of dependent children
Chemists Have Solutions .
Indeed, Mr Romney made good on his threat: senior executives at Bain & Company did start getting big bonuses as the negotiations were ongoing in the early 1990s. In the end, says Mr Dickinson, "The FDIC agreed to accept nearly $5 million in cash to retire $15 million in Bain's debt—an immediate government bailout of $10 million."
Mitt Romney and Bain & Company: A bail-out for Romney? | The Economist
Or else you could try convincing someone that some of the money taken from him/her on April 15 wasn't really a tax because the govt. chose not to call it that?!
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
On top of this:
Lincoln was the first President to pass an income tax into law. He ended slavery. He also signed the Homestead Act in 1862, making millions of acres of government-held land in the West available for purchase at very low cost. The Morrill Land-Grant Colleges Act, also signed in 1862, provided government grants for agricultural colleges in each state. The Pacific Railway Acts of 1862 and 1864 granted federal support for the construction of the United States’ First Transcontinental Railroad, which was completed in 1869. He also modernized America’s economic, communications, and financial infrastructure.
I could go on and on, but you should get the idea by now.
"I can't abide women who poke their noses into other people's business."
“Men are strange. I think it has something to do with the hair on their chins.”