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What Impact (if any) Do Top Marginal Tax Rates Have On GDP Growth Rates?

What Impact (if any) Do Top Marginal Tax Rates Have On GDP Growth Rates?

Regardless of which inflation-adjusted measure we use, the answer is still the same: Overall, the past 80 years show us a thorough lack of clear correlation between the top marginal tax rate and GDP growth. The data’s closest hint of a relationship derives from the slightly more robust average GDP growth back when the top rates were higher, but that closest hint isn’t close enough to be sure of an ideal rate.

What Would a Republican/Tea Party Government Do Within 2 Years Of Governing?

What Would a Republican/Tea Party Government Do Within 2 Years Of Governing?

If the Republicans / Tea Party had control of every branch of Government they’ve already made it clear what they would do, based on the policies they champion.

Why Is Welfare Okay?

Why Is Welfare Okay?

We’ve all heard the stereotype, the octomoms of this world, milking the system taking those welfare checks, taking our hard earned tax dollars and living the high life while we all have to work for a living. The reality, for most people on welfare, is that life is extremely hard. It means living in a poor neighborhood, going without, buying the cheap food with food stamps, boredom, discrimination, depression, and often poor health. It isn’t some free ride, it isn’t easy street, it just plain sucks.

Which President Raised Deficits, Raised Debt Ceilings, Raised Taxes, Overspent, Talked with Enemies, and Gave Amnesty?

Which President Raised Deficits, Raised Debt Ceilings, Raised Taxes, Overspent, Talked with Enemies, and Gave Amnesty?

Which President Raised Deficits, Raised Debt Ceilings, Raised Taxes, Overspent, Talked with Enemies, and Gave Amnesty? President Ronald Reagan.

Remember that Auto Bailout?  Mitt Romney Wants You To Believe It Failed. It Didn’t.

Remember that Auto Bailout? Mitt Romney Wants You To Believe It Failed. It Didn’t.

Mitt Romney is in trouble over a string of comments he made calling the auto bailout a failure. According to non-partisan sources, the auto industry bailout was an overall success.

Republicans Want ‘Government Out of Healthcare’?  – Hypocrisy at Play

Republicans Want ‘Government Out of Healthcare’? – Hypocrisy at Play

The Republicans say ‘keep your Government hands off my healthcare’ while simultaneously promoting an agenda, and passing legislation, regarding healthcare.

The GOP and Voter Fraud – The Hypocrisy of a Movement

The GOP and Voter Fraud – The Hypocrisy of a Movement

Across the country Republicans are using the scare of ‘voter fraud’, and other methods, to strip voters of their rights, and to make it harder to vote.

A Brief Look Into ‘American Exceptionalism’

A Brief Look Into ‘American Exceptionalism’

America’s conservative base criticize President Obama for not sharing in their view of American Exceptionalism. What is American Exceptionalism and how exceptional is America, really?

MA on Romney

MA on Romney

Massachusetts should know best whether or not Romney is good at what he does. If you’re not a good governor, why would you be a good president?

Why Are These Words Not In The US Constitution?

Why Are These Words Not In The US Constitution?

These words are all included in States’ Constitutions from around the country, so why aren’t they included in the US Constitution? Check out this list and see if you think these words should have been included in the US Constitution.

Welcome to Arizona: Home of The REAL Death Panels

Welcome to Arizona: Home of The REAL Death Panels

Many people on the right accuse President Obama of wanting to implement death panels, but the Republican Governor of Arizona is trying to create something much closer to ‘death panels’.

How Lincoln’s Republicans became Franklin Roosevelt’s Democrats

How Lincoln’s Republicans became Franklin Roosevelt’s Democrats

Many Republicans think that the Republican Party of today is comparable to the Republican Party of Lincoln, but that is simply not true. The people that would have supported Lincoln switched parties many years ago.

The Myth Of Socialism

The Myth Of Socialism

Recently, it has become the rhetoric of the GOP that anything that doesn’t agree with them is ‘socialist’ or ‘leading us towards socialism’. This is not the first time the GOP has tried this tactic. Socialism doesn’t mean what they want you to think it means, they’re using the term incorrectly.

Those reckless Republicans

Those reckless Republicans

The Republican party has been so wrapped up in their Pledge to America over not raising taxes, they view compromise as siding with the enemy.

The Wall Between Church And State

The Wall Between Church And State

What is the meaning of the term ‘Separation of Church and State’, and why was it important to the Founding Fathers? Read to find out.

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Blame the Workers at Your Own Peril

Republicans are getting away with attacking workers while Democrats do little to push back against the increasing corporate power in the United States at the expense of the rest of us.

When the Left-Wing Uses Right-Wing Attack Methods To Attack Themselves

When the Left-Wing Uses Right-Wing Attack Methods To Attack Themselves

An explanation of how the left-wing uses the same tactics to attack each other as the right-wing uses to attack the left-wing, and what will happen to the left-wing’s causes if it doesn’t stop.

Mitt Facts:  Lynch Time

Mitt Facts: Lynch Time

Mitt Romney has declared that we need to ‘hang’ Obama.

The Price of Gas and the Price For Politicizing It

The Price of Gas and the Price For Politicizing It

George W. Bush said he couldn’t do anything to lower gas prices when he was President. No Republicans criticized him. Obama does something to lower gas prices and Republicans criticize him. Why haven’t more people noticed?

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Top Four Republican Lies (Exposed)

Republicans who are Hell bent to make Obama a One-Term President, promise many, many things. Republicans campaigned on ‘Jobs’, they claim they don’t want government to come between you and your doctor, they claim to be peaceful, and they claim they are fiscally responsible. Well, they lied to us.