snoqueen wrote:The discussion of [increasing taxes]letting the Bush tax cuts on higher income taxpayers expire was about balancing the budget (or getting closer to balancing it) by enhancing revenues.
"enhancing revenues"? Is that a leftist democrat-ism for raising taxes?
OK, so if we confiscate 100% of everyone making over 250K/year, how many years, OK, months, ok weeks....OK, days will that amount cover the present obama spending spree?
I think it's something like 8.5 days.
then what, my little corporation called snoqueen?
That would help reduce the growth of the national debt.
So by forcibly taking more money from people that have earned it, it will slow the "growth" of the spending that politicans in DC?