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Subject:  Re: FairTax Date:  9/28/2012  5:43 PM
Author:  bacon Number:  116709 of 124795

It seems to me that if you want to debate the merits of two have to have the same revenue from both systems for the sake of discussion. Otherwise you're mixing spending policy with taxing policy.

The two are inextricably intertwined; it's entirely appropriate to discuss both together. Necessary, even, if we're to arrive at coherence in both.

Eric Hines
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