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  1. tksensei profile image60
    tksenseiposted 8 years ago

    The majority of Americans want taxes to be cut but do not expect them to be under Obama.

    Does not bode well for the trending of Obama approval ratings (currently tanking)...


    http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_ … bama_years

    1. egiv profile image68
      egivposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Sometimes I think we have forgotten what it means to live in a NATION. If everyone had their way, nobody would pay taxes and the country would fall apart. People are so willing to say how great America is, yet nobody wants to support it come time for taxes...

  2. emievil profile image78
    emievilposted 8 years ago

    sensei (master), sorry for my ignorance but based on recent experiences, were there ever really American presidents who legislated tax cuts? I mean here, we've given up hope about tax cuts. Instead we get more tax exemptions but the sales tax coverages are increasing (meaning the consumers pay more taxes when we buy stuff) so they just sort of cancel each other out.

    1. tksensei profile image60
      tksenseiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      I reckon not, as the executive branch cannot make tax cuts.

      1. emievil profile image78
        emievilposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Shoot, sorry about the word legislated. I meant presidents who promised (during their campaign) that they will cut taxes but did not really fulfill that promise.

 
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