Even a Billionaire’s Money Doesn’t Belong to the Government

I don’t know why Republicans aren’t out there every day shouting this from the rooftops. Andrea Mitchell told outgoing Senator Judd Gregg (R-NH) how extending the current tax rates will cost the government “$400 billion and $140 billion for the millionaires.” Gregg had to explain to the liberal Mitchell that the money people earn doesn’t belong to the government. I don’t know why it’s so hard for people to get this through their thick skulls, but Gregg did a pretty good job of making the point.

Judd Gregg

Judd Gregg: It’s Not the Government’s Money! (video)

Related: Yesterday I linked to a Thomas Sowell article on the subject that’s a must read, in case you missed it. Oh, and a majority of Americans are in favor of extending current tax rates across the board.

Posted by Karen at The Lonely Conservative

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