Schumer at least is smart-he was a top student. Feinswine's multimillionaire husband bought her a senate seat, boxer steers lots of legal work to her husband who is a union consigliere
The Republicans failed to get their extension for everybody through, so now they appear to be seriously considering voting against extending the tax cuts for the middle class in retaliation. They want to teach the American people a lesson about standing up to the rich.
Treat the earth well: it was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children. We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors, we borrow it from our Children. ~ Ancient American Indian Proverb
"The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure" - 2006 Senator Obama...leadership failure indeed!
tell me Thunder why are you so eager for other peoples' taxes to go up but not your own
and don't give me the crap about the deficit-its been proven that even tripling taxes on the rich won't do squat
I realize the dems want an environment where most people have to vote dem based on most people are dependent on the government
but that is short sighted
creating lots of addicts assumes the dope will always be available
when the supply dries up, the addicts are going to get real angry at their pushers
That is the sort of height of blatant irresponsibility that is inexcusable.
Without significant tax increases how do you intend to pay the deficit? Or don't you?
After you comes the deluge it would seem.
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