Sunday, January 16, 2011

Raise Taxes on Everyone Who Pays Them

"Even with bold spending cuts, there will still be a large deficit. The only realistic way to close the gap is by raising revenue. Some of it can and should come from higher taxes on the rich. But because there are far more middle-class families than wealthy ones, much of the additional money will have to come from ordinary people. Since any agreement will have to be bipartisan, Congressional Republicans will have to come to terms with this fact as well."

Obama State of the Union Speech Should Focus on Deficit -

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