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.
"Well, it is one thing for Bill Clinton to say, I feel your pain. It is another thing for Barack Obama to say I feel your pain that I have caused." - George Will