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Response to hfojvt (Reply #32)

Mon Dec 26, 2011, 01:57 PM

36. I don't support raising the FICA cap

That goes right after the workers my post describes. The wrong ones.

The ones who put money back into our economy every day and then it gets spent again and re-spent again many times by people who may be purchasing some of the same goods or services you provide. When you give it to the wealthy it dead ends right there.

I want to start with the top earners like the Walmart family and hedge fund manager to make up for any shortfalls in SS or Medicare.

Actually I want them to pay for it all. They are the ones who got wealthy shipping our jobs overseas and making money on making the average Americans life worse. It wasn't the laborer making a good wage who screwed everything up. It was the wealthy who couldn't be happy making huge sums of money. They wanted more. More than they could ever need. Time for that to stop.

And yes the guy making $150 grand a year might be able to save some money(Loot as you call it), in the bank and have some investments for when they retire. That is the way it is supposed to be for everyone. You act like because you don't have that no one should. If you think like that you will never have it.

Listen, it is not the fault of the workers making $150 grand that you are working for $30,000. The reason you are only making the $30 grand is more the wealthy peoples fault than the guy who makes a little more and may have a savings account for a rainy day.

This is exactly how people cut their own throats and don't realize it.

Don

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