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Some Sunday Reads

27 Nov

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
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Posted by on November 27, 2011 in Economy, Politics

 

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One response to “Some Sunday Reads

  1. h2dog

    November 28, 2011 at 9:35 am

    Herm’s getting dissed from multiple directions. Personally, I think that the recent ‘frozen pizza is a vegetable’ decision hurt him.

     

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