The Democratic meme - let's make sure the payroll tax cut stays in place for the 99%.
56% (14 votes)
The Republican meme - payroll tax cuts for the 99% - Bah Humbug!
44% (11 votes)
Total votes: 25

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David J. Cyr 2 years 44 weeks ago

Whatever Republicans or Democrats win they both win it, in corporate party solidarity together.

If Democrats were the Solution, we wouldn't have the Problems.

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crystal lynne 2 years 44 weeks ago

The Republicians own the media. The get out the message "we want to give the tax cuts for a year... the dems arn't cooperating" they dont tell the truth of all the poisen in the one year bill. the vast know nothing peaple believe what the media tell them. so we loose

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dianhow 2 years 44 weeks ago

Obama tries to be fair, compromise & help middle c lass but GOP stalls blocks filiibusters smears at every turn Fox Beck Hannity demonize him. . GOP Bagger run congress demand even more more corp tax cuts- loopholes- subsides and more GOP deregulation...We tried that since 1981 Reaganomics IT failed . Corp run media does not tell us the facts behind the story . Investigative Jouirnalism as we knew it years ago is dead. Media just repeats what each side says without clarifying who is fibbing / leaving out pertinent info. CNN needs Ted Turner back That man had cajones. Fox GOP show is a disgrace. Fox has millions of loyal fans / many are Obama haters.. Rush has millions of ditto heads. whom he speaks for and to. Fans do not question his honesty . Sad comment on voters ability to think logically, check facts- use reason. I'm glad I grew up when public schools gave kids an excellent education . We had NO calculators to do our math for us ..and no google to search for info . We went to the library . NO Face book NO video games NO I phones We were always active walking, jumping rope, swimming in the comm pool, playing hop scotch, tag Your IT yes I am that old 68 .!

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arky12 2 years 44 weeks ago

Apparently, according to C Span the GOP are going to discuss the payroll tax cut extension at 5 PM EST. I have C Span on now so we'll see who gives this time around. Amazingly even Karl Rove is now telling the House to vote on the Senate bill, so he's joined with McConnell on this one.

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stersource 2 years 44 weeks ago

nobama "tries" to be fair?!?! what idiocy This tax "cut" is merely stealing from social security...what lies we are hearing. They are messing with my RETIREMENT!!

nobama and the damnrats can go to HELL!! and when will thom go live in a tent with the unwashed lying tent people who are not indians??

Wait and see what happens in February! mcconnel and senate republicans are going to get their asses KICKEDD!!

My retirement and that of many others is being affected by this kick the can down the road!! ??!! $4 billion a day more is being spent by the damnrats tah is coiming in! And nobama claims to be the 4ht best presisdent. Unbelievable! Where's his legit birth certificate????

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