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  1. Standard member sh76
    Civis Americanus Sum
    06 Jun '11 23:20 / 2 edits
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5i66q1f3M3w

    First he has to knock out Romney as the "moderate blue state governor now pandering to the TP but still basically a moderate" GOP alternative.

    But once he does that (if he can), he might be able to beat a Cain/Bachmann type...
  2. Standard member sh76
    Civis Americanus Sum
    07 Jun '11 19:34
    Bump.

    TimPaw FTW!
  3. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    08 Jun '11 18:33
    I'm not immediately repelled for any specific reason except his open intention to starve social programs of funding in order to balance the budget. But at least he's focussed on balancing the budget.
  4. Subscriber no1marauder
    It's Nice to Be Nice
    08 Jun '11 19:47
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    I'm not immediately repelled for any specific reason except his open intention to starve social programs of funding in order to balance the budget. But at least he's focussed on balancing the budget.
    Yes, by eliminating every tax on unearned income, by slashing top rates on individuals and reducing the corporate profits tax to less than half of what it is now.

    That is sure "focusing on balancing the budget".
  5. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    08 Jun '11 19:56
    Originally posted by no1marauder
    Yes, by eliminating every tax on unearned income, by slashing top rates on individuals and reducing the corporate profits tax to less than half of what it is now.

    That is sure "focusing on balancing the budget".
    Oh. He left that part out of the commercial.
  6. Subscriber no1marauder
    It's Nice to Be Nice
    08 Jun '11 20:51
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    Oh. He left that part out of the commercial.
    http://money.cnn.com/2011/06/07/news/economy/pawlenty_economic_plan/index.htm?hpt=hp_t1