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Old 11-07-2012, 06:24 AM   Topic Starter
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The Obama Recovery

Get used to hearing those words.

The IMF predicted the US is on track for faster and stronger growth than any of our global allies.

Housing has turned around, home values are coming back up.

And when housing turns around, it will be impossible to stop the wave of millions of new jobs.

Consumer confidence is rising and is stronger at this point than at any point of the Obama presidency, and the last year of the Bush presidency.

This has all occured with zero help from the GOP, and it doesn't appear that the GOP is particularly ready to help out the President very much in his second term.

Repeat: this recovery was created almost entirely without Republican assistance.

If this economy is as sturdy in 2016 as people are estimating, and the GOP has continued the obstructionism of the past four years, then another Democratic president seems too reasonable to ignore.

Alright, GOP: you took your ball, you went home. And Americans punished you for it.

Come back to the table.

Make the next four years bipartisan, dare I say, and have a hand in what is sure to be an exciting four years economically.
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Old 11-07-2012, 06:24 AM   #2
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The Obama recovery is a bunch of numbers and will not last with the taxes that are coming. It's just another bubble, courtesy of Bernanke, being created. Some people never learn.
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Old 11-07-2012, 06:37 AM   #3
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You can't tax your way out of a recession. Even a freshman in college has learned that already.
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Old 11-07-2012, 08:44 AM   #4
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You can't tax your way out of a recession. Even a freshman in college has learned that already.
Obama is only proposing raising income taxes from the Bush 35% to the Clinton 39.6% on personal income OVER $250,000. The first $250,000 is taxed at the Bush rate, only the amount in excess of $250,000 gets taxed a measly 4.6% higher. That only impacts 2% of the populace, 98% of us would not see any increase. Capital gains would go up from the Bush 15% to the Clinton 20%. He's proposed a 2.5 to 1 ratio of spending cuts to the resulting revenue increases. Do your homework - its hardly a marxist socialist communist proposal to "tax our way out of recession."
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:16 AM   #5
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Obama is only proposing raising income taxes from the Bush 35% to the Clinton 39.6% on personal income OVER $250,000. The first $250,000 is taxed at the Bush rate, only the amount in excess of $250,000 gets taxed a measly 4.6% higher. That only impacts 2% of the populace, 98% of us would not see any increase. Capital gains would go up from the Bush 15% to the Clinton 20%. He's proposed a 2.5 to 1 ratio of spending cuts to the resulting revenue increases. Do your homework - its hardly a marxist socialist communist proposal to "tax our way out of recession."
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:20 AM   #6
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I'm on board.

Careful what you buy into. Cap Gains increase is on all income levels as is taxes on dividends and interest. The hidden and unspoken tax increases for all.

But after the fiscal cliff battle, dont look for a hell of a lot of good
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Old 11-07-2012, 01:13 PM   #7
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You can't tax your way out of a recession. Even a freshman in college has learned that already.
Freshman econ is the level at which the people who say that are operating, so kudos for pointing that out.

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Old 11-07-2012, 06:46 AM   #8
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Old 11-07-2012, 06:52 AM   #9
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Please, they don't have a missile delivery system that can reach us and it's not likely they'd start a conventional war.
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Good news, Obama responsible.

Seems like a good deal.
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Old 11-07-2012, 08:46 AM   #11
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Enjoy, the lull before the storm....it is a coming. No matter who won last night.
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:21 AM   #12
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Yeah, at least the demoncrats will own this, there will be no excuses. I've had businesses for 2 decades and they have no clue what is coming.

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Old 11-07-2012, 09:22 AM   #13
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Yeah, at least the demoncrats will own this, there will be no excuses. I've had businesses for 2 decades and they have no clue what is coming.

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Old 11-07-2012, 09:23 AM   #14
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Old 11-07-2012, 09:25 AM   #15
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