Yes! Every single poll shows the vast majority of American agree with Warren Buffett.
27%
No! Republicans in Congress who’ve signed Grover Norquist’s anti-tax pledge will still prevail.
73%

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aryanium 6 years 9 weeks ago

I wish we couldhave made a campaign of such sincere rich ones who are honest enough to support such tax reforms. Doing so will leave even less room for shameless republicans representing the corporate lobbyists.

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anadana 6 years 9 weeks ago

Who died and made Grover 'silver polaroid in his mouth' Norquist the boss? He's not even an elected official. Why does his anti-tax pledge carry any weight? It's a pledge, not a law, and needs to be kicked to the curb so we can fix what's ailing this country: Lack of revenue!

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Diana Frank 6 years 9 weeks ago

The only solution is for people to start demonstrating their anger and frustration in every town in the USA and then posting the demo's on youtube.

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MarkJM 6 years 9 weeks ago

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. 2012

So the bumper sticker on my car says.... Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. 2012
Launch your campaign. Bobby. Win the West.
I think he can win...in 20 States plus D.C. .
OR. WA. CA.
MA. NY. VT. NH. CT.
WI. IL. MN. MI. PA. OH.
MD. WV. NC. FL. GA. LA.

Plus, I'll bet he could get backing from many key voices including:

Talk radio -

Thom Hartmann (DC)
Ed Schultz (NYC)

Mike Pappintonio (FL)
Norman Goldman (LAX)
Randi Rhodes (FL)
Lawrence O'Donnel (LA)
Ron Reagan, Jr. (SEA)
Van Jones

Governors

Pat Brown (CA)
Andrew Cuomo (NY)
Kitzhaber (OR)

Patrick (MA)

Mayors

Los Angeles
San Francisco
Newark
Boston
Philadelphia
Atlanta
Miami

Adam Green PCCC
Howard Dean DFA

Hey, it's worth a try early on especially as we enter the beginning stages of the campaign season. At least we know corporate media and DC Beltway media will stay close to the RFK, Jr message. That's critical because in most major cities especially along the Eastern seaboard, Progressive Talk Radio is virtually silent.

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David J. Cyr 6 years 9 weeks ago

The members of Congress don't care what Warren Buffett says, because he hardly invests any money in the purchasing of politicians.

Buffet does do some dollar cost averaging value investing, in Harry Reid (D)... a cheaply purchased penny stock with exceptionally high dividends.

The Devolution of Liberalism:

http://chenangogreens.org/home/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id...

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chef dude 6 years 9 weeks ago

Move over Grover and let the People take over!

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karubi 6 years 9 weeks ago

We democrats are woosies of the first degree. Letting the repugnicans have their way over and over, giving in to their bullying, we are failing miserably at leading this country to a better future. It saddens me to no end.

dianhow 6 years 9 weeks ago

so we must speak out now & often as Thom says We must Demand better Hammer them till they listen Tell reps - Obama NO more caving . Fight harder End all wars 6-9 months End All Bush cuts End SS tax cap End loopholes & OIL subisdes Saves trillions without gutting education, disabled, old sick, EPA & FDA Do not put up with GOP Tea Bagger threats , lies, smears , stalling, blocking - filibusters . COns Libs - Dems ALL smart logical people Act now

www.whitehouse.gov               www.congress.gov  www.senate.gov  

dianhow 6 years 9 weeks ago

Grover will not move over WE MUST PUSH HIM OUT

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Michael Savage 6 years 9 weeks ago

Saner heads will prevail with Thom Hartmann's lead.

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Michael Savage 6 years 9 weeks ago

Saner heads will prevail with Thom Hartmann's lead.

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jeepers 6 years 9 weeks ago

One word....Selfishness!

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