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Subject:  Re: An Idea for Secessionist Traitors/Babies Date:  11/15/2012  12:05 AM
Author:  markand4504 Number:  1836830 of 1932836

PS The Bush tax cuts caused the housing crisis

No, they were the primary cause of the massive growth of the US debt.
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The portion of the Bush tax cuts that Obama wants to expire (top rate 39.6%) 'costs' $70bil per year. What do you think the US debt is right now? The deficit? Hint: It is more than $70bil....by a lot.

Mark
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