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So if Mr. Romney identified a problem--47% of Americans aren't paying income taxes--does that mean that his solution is to raise taxes?

Nope, because most of them still wouldn't pay.

The solution is either a complete overhaul of the current tax code, or get rid of it althogether and replace it with a flat tax, fair tax, etc.
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