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re: California Single Payer Healthcare Plan Sails Through Initial Committee Test - Taxing Authority
Crap. This will mean more Californians invading Austin. They're already ruining this place. ...
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re: Liberals: what is the cutoff point where tax cuts for the rich isn't "trickle down"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]It is much better to invest in lobbying for a tax cut than it is to invest in production or workforce development because there us nearly no risk in investing in such lobbying....i[/quote]i hear that's what Apple does. They just lobby for tax cuts instead of making products. Question for ...
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re: Liberals: what is the cutoff point where tax cuts for the rich isn't "trickle down"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]Depends on your income. [/quote]Yup. It's trickle down when someone richer thsn youvgets a tax cuts. But "fairness" when you get a tax cut. Whether iits $30,000 or $3,0000,000 per year. [quote]Fun Fact: In the 50s The richest people in this country were taxed in the 90% range. [/quote]:...
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re: ACA Improved Care and Health Among Low-Income Adults - Taxing Authority
[quote]It lowered readmission[/quote]:rotflmao: pre-ACA the "23 hour,59 minute" admission wasn't "a thing". ...
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re: ACA Improved Care and Health Among Low-Income Adults - Taxing Authority
[quote]Likely to lose in the first few years as the brand new markets stabilized, [/quote]That must be why insurers are bailing. They [i]don't[/i] want to make money. ...
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re: ACA Improved Care and Health Among Low-Income Adults - Taxing Authority
[quote]Which have been well-correlated to actual outcomes.[/quote]:rotflmao:...
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re: ACA Improved Care and Health Among Low-Income Adults - Taxing Authority
[quote]Self Perceived health[/quote]:lol: indeed. It's always funny when someone survey beneficiaries and finds "evidence" of popularity. Silly. ...
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re: Bitch Mitch Blames past Nola failures on statues - Taxing Authority
[quote]NASA helped put Houston on the map. [/quote]NASA isn't even in Houston. ...
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re: The death of expertise - Taxing Authority
[quote]It's so ridiculous to see guys who got Ds in science at community college railing about how some numbers were faked and that you're obviously a dumbass for believing in global warming. [/quote]This goes the other way as well. Tons of people with zero knowledge of basic thermodynamics telling ...
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re: Seems like no one wants the FBI director job - Taxing Authority
[quote]Seems like no one wants the FBI director job[/quote]Unsurprisisng. Whoever it is will be roasted for not going after non-existent "muh Russians". They'all either have to endlessly chace "evidence" of something akin to UFOs, or be roasted by the media for being part of a "cover up". It's a...
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re: A Scene from the Now Cancelled Tim Allen Show (Short Video) - Taxing Authority
[quote]A new order is emerging. More multicultural, more progressive, more inclusive. [/quote]It is none of those things. For example. [quote]It does not bode well for religious and social conservatives.[/quote]When did bigotry become "inclusive"?...
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re: Do you believe President Trump colluded with the Russians to win the election? - Taxing Authority
[quote]Do you believe President Trump colluded with the Russians to win the election?[/quote]There more "evidence" Obama was born in Kenya than evidence that anyone tampered with election results. It anyone thought he burthers were nutso... "muh Russians" has eclipsed by 100-fold and on a much w...
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re: White House photographer took two million pictures of Barack Obama - Taxing Authority
[quote]I have a cousin who is a photographer. He said it takes about 100,000 shots to get a marketable image.[/quote]:lol: damn good thing he/she didn't work in the film days...
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re: White House photographer took two million pictures of Barack Obama - Taxing Authority
[quote]Pete Souza, [/quote]Is a badass. That is all. ...
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re: Looks like POS Comey was stalling the unmasking investigation... - Taxing Authority
[quote]Clinton's firing of Sessions was under completely different circumstances. [/quote]Indeed. Clinton did it under an active investigation into his personal business dealings. [quote]He did so after the Department of Justice produced a 161-page internal report with sworn testimony from more ...
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re: An observation regarding the supposedly tolerant liberal enclaves - Taxing Authority
[quote]One of the great Sports for liberals in places like Oregon is to look down their noses at the supposedly lack of Tolerance in the awful South. [/quote]Yup. I spend a significant amount of time in San Francisco. Rarely see any Black people there. And when you do, it's nothing like in louisiana...
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re: Comey wants to testify before the Senate... in a public hearing - Taxing Authority
[quote]Comey wants to testify before the Senate... in a public hearing[/quote]Kinda show Trumps showboat comment to be correct. ...
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re: Pro-Trump Republicans will get nothing, not even retention of a House majority - Taxing Authority
[quote]Wow, it's hard to argue with this conservative op ed in the WAPO.[/quote]Only of you're really dumb and gullible. ...
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re: Looks like POS Comey was stalling the unmasking investigation... - Taxing Authority
[quote][b]Clintons[/b]/Comey basically ran the FBI[/quote]Been that way since Bill Clinton fired William Sessions. ...
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re: Single payer: better care for less cost?: It's not so easy - Taxing Authority
[quote]its not just that. in some European countries MDs do not have any college debt when they start practice. [/quote]College debt isn't a major cost driver in our healthcare system....
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