Pres. Clinton explains Romney’s $5 trillion tax cut for the rich (video)

No surprise there.  In my opinion, Mitt Romney has proven himself to be the most lying, shape shifting presidential nominee in our country’s history. America Blog President Clinton explains that Mitt Romney’s $5 trillion tax cut for the rich will lower taxes by $250,000 for the wealthy, while increasing taxes $2,000 for the middle class.… More Pres. Clinton explains Romney’s $5 trillion tax cut for the rich (video)

Why The GOP’s Payroll Tax Cut Cave Is An Even Bigger Deal Than You Think

TPMDC The GOP’s accession to reality on the payroll tax cut is being cast as a key victory for Democrats and President Obama. Republicans caved, the payroll tax will almost certainly be renewed, and the economy won’t take a tough hit just as the recovery’s beginning to accelerate. But it also reveals a flaw —… More Why The GOP’s Payroll Tax Cut Cave Is An Even Bigger Deal Than You Think

SENATE REPUBLICANS KILL ECONOMIC AID FOR MIDDLE CLASS

Now it’s on the record, the GOP are only concerned about the top 2% of this country and the rest be damned… Huffington Post Senate Republicans and a handful of Democrats Saturday defeated a bill to reauthorize unemployment benefits for the long-term jobless and a plethora of tax provisions for the middle class not because… More SENATE REPUBLICANS KILL ECONOMIC AID FOR MIDDLE CLASS

NOTHING FOR THE LITTLE GUY – Bailouts Are For Banks: Unemployed People Get Zilch

As Nancy Pelosi pointed out yesterday in a press conference, the GOP want tax cuts for the top 2% money-makers in the country.  The cost would be about $700 Billion because the Republicans want to add the cost of those tax cuts to the deficit.  Yet…they have told the Dems that the $18 Billion cost of helping… More NOTHING FOR THE LITTLE GUY – Bailouts Are For Banks: Unemployed People Get Zilch

Lieberman Organizing Against Obama On Bush Tax Cuts

As TPM DC puts it, Senator Joe Lieberman is making sure “no millionaire is left behind” if the middle class gets Obama’s tax cuts: President Obama has been absolutely clear that he wants to see the Bush tax cuts for the top two income brackets expire. So who better to lead the charge in the Senate… More Lieberman Organizing Against Obama On Bush Tax Cuts

Same Old Song

TPMDC Looking  over the Republican game plan for November and it’s hard to tell, absent any outside reference points, whether it’s from 1980, 1990, 2000, or 2010. For 18 months, Republicans have been torn between their ideological nature, and their need to appear different from the party that ended the Bush era in the crapper. In… More Same Old Song