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1 posted on 12/08/2012 9:50:39 AM PST by SeekAndFind
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Really looking forward to his Michigan visit on Monday.


2 posted on 12/08/2012 9:52:46 AM PST by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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'I won’t compromise on tax hikes on the rich', Or the Middle Class.

There...fixed it...

3 posted on 12/08/2012 9:55:41 AM PST by libertarian27 (Check my profile page for the FReeper Online Cookbook 2011)
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“The Rich” = The Job Creators.

A concept lost on Bronco Bama, since he never worked a day of his pampered life in the private sector.


5 posted on 12/08/2012 10:01:26 AM PST by july4thfreedomfoundation (November 6, 2012.....A day that will live in infamy!)
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There must be no compromise with the Destroyer of America. We must starve the government.

1. No increase in the debt limit, under any circumstances.
2. No increase in ANY taxes (The Bush cuts expire)
3. Spending cuts to fill the gap

6 posted on 12/08/2012 10:01:44 AM PST by FatherofFive (Islam is evil and must be eradicated)
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I want what Obama wants...

...for everyone to pay their fair share....

...therefore, how about a "minimum" tax on the chronic welfare people.

...what is "fair" about the majority of people who vote being on welfare and voting "their conscience"? They will vote for more welfare every time.

WE CANNOT SURVIVE WITH WELFARE RECIPIENTS IN CHARGE.

8 posted on 12/08/2012 10:04:46 AM PST by B.O. Plenty (Give WAR a chance.......)
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Interesting what is constituted as rich. The ever expanding poor will be next to the so-called rich. No more middle class.


10 posted on 12/08/2012 10:05:53 AM PST by existentially_kuffer
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“That’s one principle I won’t compromise on.

Principles?

From little bammy?

Laughable... except that he is destroying this Republic.

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11 posted on 12/08/2012 10:06:41 AM PST by TLI ( ITINERIS IMPENDEO VALHALLA)
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"Compromise"?

Of course not!

Some time ago, Senator Baucus explained in the following manner what was to happen under the new paradigm for governing America.

Baucus: "It is a shift, a leveling . . . ."

America's liberty and prosperity for over 200 years was based on another idea, for the earnings of hardworking citizens were protected from the coercive hand of government by a written Constitution which did not allow so-called "progressives" of the world such "taking" power. Hear Samuel Adams:

"Is it not high time for the people of this country to explicitly declare whether they will be free men or slaves. It is an important question which ought to be decided. It concerns more than anything in this life. The salvation of our souls is interested in this event. For wherever tyranny is established, immorality of every kind comes in like a torrent, it is in the interest of tyrants to reduce the people to ignorance and vice.” - Samuel Adams

And:

“The utopian schemes of leveling and a community of goods, are as visionary and impractical as those which vest all property in the crown. These ideas are arbitrary, despotic, and, in our government unconstitutional.” - Samuel Adams

14 posted on 12/08/2012 10:11:57 AM PST by loveliberty2
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Sooo- Now Obama has gone from raising on $250,000 or more to only $200,000? By the time another coupld of weeks pass, it will be down to $20,000.

Funny how even he cannot keep his stories straight.

What bothers me the most is that Republicans get suckered over and over again into a deal which has UNDEFINED ACTIONS by Obama SOMETIME in the FUTURE.

We are supposed to have very rigid parts to our concessions, but he fudges all over the place. In the end. Obama never fulfills his part of any bargain, and then the Republicans get into another debate & repeat the same dance all over again.

Time for the Music to stop.


16 posted on 12/08/2012 10:14:24 AM PST by ridesthemiles
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Why do the GOP think they will get anything but higher taxes - he ran his whole campagin using that as his “get out the vote” message!! The House is crazy thinking about stopping it...their focus must be on the trade!!


17 posted on 12/08/2012 10:16:59 AM PST by q_an_a (the more laws the less justice)
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Now its >$200K ??
Its seems to be going lower by the day. By Jan 1 he may be demanding >$100K.


18 posted on 12/08/2012 10:17:11 AM PST by sickoflibs (Dems know how to win. Rs know how to whine.)
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GOP response to The Bozo's weekly address: "We will not raise the borrowing limit."
20 posted on 12/08/2012 10:19:54 AM PST by I am Richard Brandon
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Just in case the Samuel Adams quotations are not sufficient to explode the President's myth that there is some valid American constitutional principle which would be violated by refusing to "tax" (take) the earnings of some for the benefit of others, here are a few other gems from some who framed the Constitution, or understood its protections for liberty:
"Government is instituted to protect property of every sort....This being the end of government, that is NOT a just government,...nor is property secure under it, where the property which a man has...is violated by arbitrary seizures of one class of citizens for the service of the rest." - James Madison

"The moment the idea is admitted into society that property is not as sacred as the laws of God...anarchy and tyranny commence. PROPERTY MUST BE SECURED OR LIBERTY CANNOT EXIST." - John Adams

"The first grand right is that of the people having a share in their own government by their representatives chosen by themselves, and...of being ruled by laws which they themselves approve....This is a bulwark surrounding and defining their property, which by their...labours they have acquired, so that no portions of it can be legally taken away from them but with their full and free consent." - Adopted by the Continental Congress-1774

"Where an excess of power prevails, property of no sort is duly respected. No man is safe in his opinions, his person, his faculties, or his possessions." - James Madison-1792

"A right to property is founded in our natural wants, in the means with which we are endowed to satisfy these wants, and the right to what we acquire by those means without violating the similar rights of other sensible beings." - Thomas Jefferson-1816

"That a People should be taxed at the Will of another, whether of one Man or many, without their own Consent in Person or by Representative, is rank Slavery. For if their Superior sees fit, they may be deprived of their whole Property, upon any frivolous Pretext, or without any Pretext at all. And a People without Property, or in the precarious Possession of it, are in no better State than Slaves; for Liberty, or even Life itself, without the Enjoyment of them flowing from Property, are of no Value." - Boston Gazette-1765

"Property is the fruit of labor. Property is desirable, is a positive good in the world. That some should be rich shows that others may become rich and hence is just encouragement to industry and enterprise. Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently to build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence....I take it that it is best for all to leave each man free to acquire property as fast as he can. Some will get wealthy. I don't believe in a law to prevent a man from getting rich; it would do more harm than good." - Abraham Lincoln

"No man would become a member of a community in which he could not enjoy the fruits of his honest labor and industry. The preservation of property, then, is a primary object of the social compact....The legislature, therefore, had no authority to make an act divesting one citizen of his freehold, and vesting it in another, without a just compensation. It is inconsistent with the principles of reason, justice, and moral rectitude; it is incompatible with the comfort, peace and happiness of mankind; it is contrary to the principles of social alliance in every free government; and lastly, it is contrary to the letter and spirit of the Constitution. - "Supreme Court-1795


23 posted on 12/08/2012 10:21:11 AM PST by loveliberty2
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SHUTDOWNKEY
25 posted on 12/08/2012 10:41:02 AM PST by FrankR (They will become our ultimate masters the day we surrender the 2nd Amendment.)
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Obamugabe: the King of Suck.


27 posted on 12/08/2012 11:00:05 AM PST by SoFloFreeper
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"That’s one principle I won’t compromise on"

Fine.

If he won't compromise why should we?

This tax on the "rich" is a sop to the stupid. It's about jealousy and envy and mostly its about

RETRIBUTION!

Listen to Rev Jackass Wright sometime and you'll know what I'm talking about.

28 posted on 12/08/2012 11:02:01 AM PST by Pietro
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“I won’t compromise on tax hikes on the rich.” - Obama

Who asked him to? This is all theater for the Democrat base. Just come out and start yammering about how Obama is hurting the poor. Turnabout is fair play.


31 posted on 12/08/2012 11:16:08 AM PST by blueunicorn6 ("A crack shot and a good dancer")
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A heavily-graduated income tax is plank two of the Communist Manifesto.

Can we call him a Communist yet?

33 posted on 12/08/2012 11:45:32 AM PST by E. Pluribus Unum ("The more numerous the laws, the more corrupt the state." - Cornelius Tacitus, Roman Senator)
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” If we’re serious about reducing our deficit while still investing in things like education and research that are important to growing our economy –and if we’re serious about protecting middle-class families –then we’re also going to have to ask the wealthiest Americans to pay higher tax rates,”

Because as we all know, taxing and spending is the key to prosperity


34 posted on 12/08/2012 12:02:26 PM PST by lowbridge (Joe Biden: "Look, the Taliban per se is not our enemy.")
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I think this man has an irrational hatred of “rich” people; deep, deep hatred. Looks like he’s getting back at some rich person that once snubbed him.


35 posted on 12/08/2012 12:49:43 PM PST by Twinkie (The WICKED walk on every side when EVIL men are exalted. Psalm 12:8)
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