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Jerry Brown the chameleon Hes whatever it takes
Orange Punch, the political commentary blog of the Orange County Register ^ | 3-26-2012 | Mark Landsbaum

Posted on 03/26/2012 12:39:12 PM PDT by Mark Landsbaum

Some years ago none other than our own governor, Jerry Brown, advocated a flat federal income tax. Imagine that. And it was, Brown said, to be a 13-percent tax. One tax rate for every income earner. And a relatively low rate, at that. That was then.

Today Brown has changed, it would appear. Like a chameleon, . . .

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Government; History; Politics
KEYWORDS: california; jerrybrown; taxcuts; taxes; taxincreases

1 posted on 03/26/2012 12:39:22 PM PDT by Mark Landsbaum
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To: Mark Landsbaum
Today Brown has changed, it would appear. Like a chameleon, . . .

Like many politicians:
"I can add colors to the chameleon,
Change shapes with Proteus for advantages,
And set the murderous Machiavel to school." - Richard III

2 posted on 03/26/2012 1:14:56 PM PDT by Oatka (This is America. Assimilate or evaporate.)
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; bigheadfred; Bockscar; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...

Thanks Mark Landsbaum.
...advocated a flat federal income tax... a 13-percent tax. One tax rate for every income earner.
Now, like all Democrats, he only advocates a tax on working people. Hey, someone has to support the "social programs".


3 posted on 03/27/2012 4:26:55 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (I come to bury Caesar, not to praise him)
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