"Michael, it is not about what Obama says regarding tax cuts or anything else. It is that you can't believe what he says. I know you are going to respond by saying that 'Bush lied' or something to that effect, but that does not excuse…"
"Michael, there will always be self serving people, but in the free market you can elect not to participate with a Corporation. With government you have no choice. And as far as the bank bailout and Medicare under Bush, both of those were bad…"
"Michael, I am just saying that the government does not need to be involved to this degree. The government should be as small as possible, only performing the very basic of functions, and that does not take very much money or require nearly as much…"
"Not entirely true Michael. It does lower taxes, but the amount is very, very small. And because it is 'targeted' the government does still have control on how it is spent. see my notes to Lindsey below.."
"Lindsey, bipartisan support doesn't mean it is a good bill. Again, WE must stop looking to government and put more power(and money) back in the people's hands. Can you imagine what a few small business owners could do if they had lower…"
"btw Michael Allen, I agree that 'pork' is most definitely a huge problem, but my assessment of this bill is right on. We must stop turning to Washington to 'fix' our problems. More government control and power through taxes will…"
"Lindsey, small business will not benefit from the meager(almost meaningless) tax breaks in this bill. I know, because I have been a small business owner myself, and know many others. This is really nothing but window dressing, and it continues to…"
"You can't point out all the wrong things with this bill and then vote for it because "it contains measures that will help". That means we get the bad with the good. How about correct the wrong things first, keep the good measures, and…"