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  •  World Police Tax (5+ / 0-)

    The US spends more on defense than the next dozen countries combined.  One of the big beneficiaries of that are multi-national corporations.  Let them start paying a bigger share of that, rather than expecting US taxpayers to subsidize them.

    I would love to hear the talking heads mention just once when there is a discussion comparing US corporate tax rates with other countries, that other countries aren't funding the world police force.  

    •  We Could Help Them via Tariffs Which Would (0+ / 0-)

      improve another side of that problem at the same time.

      We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

      by Gooserock on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 04:11:11 PM PST

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