- The Average Bush Tax Cut For The 1 Percent This Year Will Be Greater Than The Average Income Of The Other 99 Percent
The average Bush tax cut in 2011 for a taxpayer in the richest one percent is greater than the average income of the other 99 percent ($66,384 compared to $58,506).
Not very long ago in American politics, it would have been hard to imagine a scenario in which the frontrunner competing for the nomination of a major political party in America would be advocating for the repeal of child labor laws and suggesting that the children of poor families do the often-dangerous work of cleaning up after their wealthier classmates.
- WTF Ross … is this some weird lame attempt to tear down Obama vicariously thru tearing down JFK. Yes, yes … JFK was more ineffectual than popular opinion gave him credit for, but really ?!? – The Enduring Cult of Kennedy