Skip to comments.Obama Dances With Big Labor!
Posted on 11/14/2012 8:37:02 AM PST by NOBO2012
Yesterday Big Guy had several of his biggest fans and supporters in for tea:
All rock stars in their own right (Big Unions and Big Community Organizing): Rubin Justin (MoveOn.org), DickieTrumka (AFL-CIO), Mary Kaye Henry (SEIU)
And as promised, they received nothing butt good news from Big Guy:
(snip)Obama saying they were united with the president on how to avert the so-called fiscal cliff and prevent more financial hardships next year.
That of course would be by preserving the tax cuts for middle class families that were first put in place by the Bush administration, and that Big Guy voted against, before he voted for(snip)
Of course, in order to pay for them, hes going to have his team raise tax rates on the rich which has already incurred some bracket creep: the top 1% has now doubled to the top 2%. Big Guy intends to keep doubling down on that until were closer to the top 50%, at which point nearly everyone who voted against him will have been punished.
Immediately following tea party number one, we hosted tea party number two for another group of Progressive support groups: womyn!
Just to avoid confusion, yesterdays soirees looked much more like this:
Attending the ladies thank you party along with Big Guy were Cecilia Munoz (snip)"The president was cute when he came in... Continued
(Excerpt) Read more at michellesmirror.com ...
Rich people don’t pay “income tax”
Most don’t get but a token paycheck.
If they want to soak the rich the Capital Gains tax is the place to do it (and you seldom hear much about that going up)
All smoke and mirrors ... SS/DD
Yes. Card Check (or something darned close to it) is a done deal IMHO.
Labor was extremely PO-ed at Obama that they did not get it the first time. They pulled out all the stops to get him re-elected. He know owes them bigtime, and I suspect he is about to pay off.
Total BS. He met with his backup singers in an echo chamber.