03 Aug 2011

Taking Hostages

I need 5-10 US Senators to take the Bush tax cuts hostage today with a promise to  kill any possibility of their being rescinded if the Republicans don’t exempt people making $250,000 and agree to rewrite the tax code in favor of these same middle class workers. If the Republicans

01 Aug 2011

spending ceiling increase

In 2000 the country had a budget surplus. President Bush and our Congress chose to cut taxes and give up that surplus. When we went to war in Iraq we borrowed the money instead of rescinding or stopping the tax cuts to pay for the war. That giveback of taxes