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-- one who put America that has no rights you can say whatever you don't want about a -- them anyway you like -- lied about them.
And nobody's gonna do a thing I speak of course of millionaires now.
They are the people who pay a lot of the bills in this country and Democrats want that to pay even more including all of the payroll tax extension.
Congressman Mike cop bad enough.
-- I was on the house small business committee.
He is a former marine who got into business uses both skills for what he does now.
In congress and he says it's time for these folks to back off -- congressman.
In general we ought to be talking about -- tax reform having a simpler fairer and flatter tax code.
Well but this notion about taking more money out of the private economy.
To pay for an ever expanding government what we ought to be doing in what house Republicans are offering to be done is -- to go ahead with these.
The middle class tax cut the payroll tax cut.
That the president's advocating but pay for with spending cuts vs increasing tax actually did take you more money -- this money for the -- period.
He wants to increase taxes on millionaires he says it will not affect businesses ability.
To grow is he right or wrong.
-- it is yesterday it because he's our he's he's certainly talking about supply side economics when it comes to the individual.
In terms of lowering their taxes to -- this economy.
To the payroll tax deduction -- -- same for everybody and it is certainly whenever you take money out of the private economy.
You're you're gonna hurt this economy to get -- Hurd the ability for this economy to create jobs and certainly taxing people that we expect to invest in this economy.
Is not gonna create jobs.
You had a great life before your turn to the evil life of the politic I don't know where you're a marine but -- but you also use those breed skills to become a good businessman.
If you're back in the private sector full time now.
Would that threat of of rising taxes prevent you from hiring people.
Well we have such a degree it absolutely -- we have some degree of uncertainty in this economy now due to tax policy -- regulatory policy.
And in what the American people what the business community -- can expect that we have trillions of dollars sitting on the sidelines is not come into this economy right now.
What by the way -- there is a plan to exempt businesses Democrats have said they there is a way that they could exempt businesses from being affected.
By a hike in the millionaire's tax do you believe they could create something like that and if they could would you be for that.
Well they they always say that all will create some tax credit a year to further complicate the tax code.
And they never really works and so the fact is that.
The way to move this economy forward is by having more people and that and that -- the -- more money in the hands of the private sector.
That's gonna move this economy forward and not more government spending and what they're advocating in terms of again is is to increase taxes.
An economy -- -- -- -- government larger than the American people gonna report.
Well -- to your point though and I thought about this I thought about the Alternative Minimum Tax the ATM tax which.
Originally was designed to affect I think just a couple of dozen.
Millionaires now what affects millions of people we keep having -- to pass this patch every year after year.
And and it could affect many millions more so.
It starts small in ends up -- right.
-- it's it's as always sold this something that's only go effect.
That -- the very few of the people at the top.
And it always at the end of the day effects.
The middle class and in hardworking families and it's it's just unfair.
-- -- forgive me I said ATM it's AMT I was thinking that congress is turning us into an ATM machine that's the problem.
Finally very quickly are you worried at all if you don't pays for a continuation.
Of the payroll tax holiday about what happens a Social Security as a result.
Well absolutely and I and the way the proposal is is structured that story from house Republicans.
Is that we're gonna pay for.
The payroll tax by spending cuts.
Elsewhere in order to protect.
And that's very important to to make it sustainable for future generations.
And that there in the president's plan right now doesn't envision doing.
OK congressman Mike buffet supper five good to see if thanks for covenant of -- line.
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