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You'd think that the political party that brought you the "Clear Skies Initiative", "Compassionate Conservatism", and "Corporate Citizenship" could easily avoid their share of the blame for #Boehnerquester:  Pass the Paul Ryan - Marco Rubio 2013 Budget Plan.

The solution should be obvious:  The plan should call for cutting the top marginal tax rate from 39.6% to 50%.  (After all, that's what Ronald Reagan did!)  The number of income tax brackets can be cut from 7 to, say, 10 or even 15.  The portion of capital gains subject to income taxes can be cut from 50% to 100%.  The carried interest loophole can be increased to 0%.

Just pass it under the names of the party's current heroes, get Fox "News" on the bandwagon, and all our troubles will be over!

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