Maybe because they believe that raising revenue is an important component to get the debt under control?
Revenue is raised by having lower tax rates that sit back and passively collect dollars from increased economic activity.
A six year old could figure that out.
You are not a six year old, though, are you?
You are an angry, bitter a-hole with an eyebrow ring who couldn't cut it so now you are bitter and want to see successful people punished to ease your pain because you are a loser.