So you believe the Miss Amerika tripe?
Ah... Regan showed conservatism worked, that tax cuts raise all boats to use a line from JFK (R-MA), and they increase government revenues. This has been documented as far back as the ancient Persians who said:It's called a deficit. Didn't Reagan teach you that deficits don't matter?
"When taxes were low revenues were high and when taxes were high, revenues were low."
The problem during Reagan's time was Democrat Congress. The spent like the drunkards they are.
YouTube - Income Tax Cut, JFK Hopes To Spur Economy 1962/8/13
Ten Myths About Budget Deficits and DebtBush spent it. That was the 2 trillion dollar surplus he started his regime with back in 2001. Conservative economics made it disappear quick Only government will take the responsibility to insure the poorest citizens are able to support their family.
MYTH #3: The 2001 and 2003 tax cuts cancelled out the $5.6 trillion projected 10-year budget surplus.
Fact: Those budget surplus estimates were based on unrealistic estimates.
Many taxpayers have wondered what happened to the projected $5.6 trillion 2002–2011 budget surplus that the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) famously projected in January 2001. A popular mis*perception claims that the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts cancelled out the majority of this surplus.
In reality, this surplus projection was wildly unrealistic, as both the revenues and spending esti*mates were way off base.
Anything is better than the mess we have. Just look at your party! Their most brilliant members, those who were nominated for Cabinet positions couldn't figure out how to "pay their fair share"! LOL.There is no such thing as a simple flat tax. In the case of a small business owner, just defining where income begins is a complex issue
Get rid of public services run by the government, social security isn't solvent it's a National Bernie Madoff Ponzi Scheme that makes Madoff's look like chicken feed, and Medicare is the PERFECT example why government should aggressively remove itself from social engineering.short-sighted Libertarian philosophy, which if actually practiced would eliminate roads, public services, Social Security, Medicare, education......
There is nothing in the Constitution that says government should be in the business of creating a collective, subsidizing losers, and social engineering.