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Response to geek tragedy (Reply #24)

Tue Dec 23, 2014, 03:47 PM

30. You seem to miss the whole idea

 

His small increase on the rich is inadequate. Again, a small increase on the rich and a decrease on corporate taxes, while they have captured almost all of the new wealth leaves a huge net gain for the rich. Basic stuff.

You need to consider the big picture. The rich are getting richer, the rest are living on less and getting screwed on everything else. Rotten infrastructure, unaffordable college, declining wages, on and on.

If the rich made another one hundred millionand paid an additional 3 percent, they are doing cartwheels. The bottom line: the wealth is going to the top.

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