Speakeasy forum: The National Debt is an artificial and a manufactured thing.

by: crowsfoot February 21, 2013 1:09 AM PST

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The National Debt is an artificial and a manufactured thing.

by crowsfoot - 2/21/13 1:09 AM

From Eisenhower to Obama: What the Wealthiest Americans Pay in Taxes

http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/eisenhower-obama-wealthy-americans-mitt-romney-pay-taxes/story?id=15387862#1

Kill The Beast has been the moving force ever since Reagan. We've heard nothing but balogne and haven't had an adult discussion since.

If the intrest rate on the debt went anywhere close to where it should be, we'd be truly up the creek.

Please let us talk about the social contract and the safety net in an adult way. It's just total bs that "The lower the taxes, the higher the revenues." If that was true, zero taxes would produce the mostest money. Third grade math tells you differently.

The reason we don't talk about this sanely is that the rich people want more, more and more downward preasure put on the little people. Not that lower taxes produce incresed production all of it's own.

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