Krugman: U.S. Needs Death Panels, Sales Taxes

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  1. Revmitchell

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    Earlier in the evening, Krugman had already vocalized his satisfaction at President Obama’s apparent lack of concern over the exploding cumulative deficit. However, in a moment of brutal honesty, the esteemed Princeton professor revealed his long term prognosis. According to the professor,

    "Eventually we do have a problem. That the population is getting older, health care costs are rising…there is this question of how we’re going to pay for the programs. The year 2025, the year 2030, something is going to have to give…. …. We’re going to need more revenue…Surely it will require some sort of middle class taxes as well.. We won’t be able to pay for the kind of government the society will want without some increase in taxes… on the middle class, maybe a value added tax…And we’re also going to have to make decisions about health care, doc pay for health care that has no demonstrated medical benefits . So the snarky version…which I shouldn’t even say because it will get me in trouble is death panels and sales taxes is how we do this. "

    http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Govern...eath-panels-and-sales-taxes-is-how-we-do-this
     
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    Rev, maybe that is why our beloved govt is churning out all the drones everywhere to take out the "Useless eaters".
     
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    Krugman is a well-educated simpleton, plain and simple. An idiot.
     
  4. Revmitchell

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    That may be but it is also revealing the true agenda behind the left.
     

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