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What happened to the 47 percent? Nevermind, say Republicans - By BRIAN FALER 03/13/16 04:39 PM EDT

The right used to lament over the millions not paying federal income taxes. Now they want to cut millions more from paying them.


Remember the 47 percent? 180 more words

Point Of Interest

We've Subsidized the Elitist Way for Too Long . . . End Welfare for the Wealthy Now

A common complaint among the conservative elite is that Americans have become too dependent on big government handouts. Mitt Romney’s comments regarding the 47 percent who believed they were entitled to said handouts typified the Republican position on the matter, and his effective writing-off of this segment of the population was a factor in his loss to Barack Obama in 2012. 395 more words