Also, we need to legalize recreational drugs and prostitution.
"Yes, but are you a Protestant atheist or a Catholic atheist?".- Northern Irish joke
If you looked strictly at my Fed income tax returns, I'd probably be getting more back than I pay in. This doesn't mean I am not a net-tax payer. If you add in what I pay in SS/Medicare/Medicaid it is about even. I own land; I buy goods; I buy fuel; I get taxed on all these things and more. When all is said and done, I am a net tax-payer, but it doesn't sound like this would be recognized if we're only looking at Fed Income tax returns only.
I do not wish to be ruled by a gov't in which I had no say, or in which I had only 1/5 as much say as someone else, so I would oppose this compromise.
Fiddling While Rome Burns
Carthago Delenda Est
"I used to roll the dice; see the fear in my enemies' eyes... listen as the crowd would sing, 'now the old king is dead, Long Live the King.'.."
not very awake, I voted yes but meant no.
No. The compromise is absurd and anti-American. As is turtle's position.
"Never fear. Him is here" - Captain Chaos (Dom DeLuise), Cannonball Run
Mace Windu: Then our worst fears have been realized. We must move quickly if the Jedi Order is to survive.
Anyone that is not anti-america would naturally vote "No".
My mind and my heart are saying I'm in my twenties. My body is pointing at my mind and heart and laughing its ass off. ~ Kal'Stang
that is the main point-such as a NST, a consumption tax or a flat tax. I oppose progressive income taxes so the OP is being less than honest which figures