Originally Posted by BigRedChief
Obama proposed tax cuts incentives to target small business this summer. Those small business would have created a million new jobs. But, the Republicans said no and the bill went no where. Why did the R's oppose a tax cut?
Teachers, cops and firemen are not the reason we are in this mess.
In other words, Obama wants to do the opposite of what the Bowles-Simpson commission recommended. He wants to keep tax rates high and make the tax code more complicated. That's also, not coincidentally, why Republicans opposed it.