Think Progress: McCain’s former economic adviser flips on Bush tax cuts: Throughout the presidential campaign, Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) top economic adviser and former CBO director, Douglas Holtz Eakin, argued passionately for McCain’s proposal to extend the Bush tax cuts (and cut some more taxes for the wealthy on top of it). Holtz-Eakin, however, has now come out against making the tax cuts permanent, acknowledging that it would explode the deficit:ZOMGZ!!!!Though economist Douglas Holtz-Eakin spent the 2008 presidential campaign advising Sen. John McCain to defend the Bush-era tax cuts, he now thinks they should be allowed to expire on Dec. 31, 2010 due to “the prospect of an Argentina-style fiscal meltdown.” Said Holtz-Eakin: “If you ask: ‘Who pays the taxes?’, it’s the first step toward not having the answer be: ‘Our kids’”...[ cf Douglas Holtz-Eakin, Welcome Back to Reality! ]
Everywhere we look these days, it is Radical hard Left Socialist Communist Fellow Travellors seeking to destroy the monopoly of the few Rich White Christian Americans, so as to destroy the Rich White Christian America that would have been the way, if only those economics things were more like the things that they were suppose to have been like...
Now MORE THAN EVER we must have more capital gains tax cuts!!!
You know to save Marriages!!!
Or The Terrorists Rebrand!!!