Originally Posted by 'trane
this is the only part of your post worth addressing.
higher taxes are necessary given the demand. that is the argument i am making. the issue of whether or not the line at which the top bracket is established is not the same kind of discussion as the one that argues that more money for group homes is necessary.
take it from somewhere else, take it from the politicians pay increase, take it from make work projects and stupid studies that tell us about how many shelters and beds sit empty at night. Privatize Garbage collection and road work, take the money you save and do whatever you want with it.
I am taxed enough, if I am taxed any more, I become a leach on the system.
Raise my taxes? so you take 60% of my income? Seriously. 60%.
Housing costs are not going down , my bills are not dropping...this well is dry.
This isnt a case of I make 50 million , now I make 25 million.