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More now on our war -- business series it was the question that put our next guest on the map two years ago.
Don't want the locker known him all America as Joe The Plumber challenge then presidential candidate Barack Obama on the campaign trail about taxes.
-- in my company and a guy makes 2095200.
Million 70000 dollar here.
Your new tax plans and attacks it's.
Not that I wanna -- fast I -- -- make sure that everybody who is behind him.
But they've got a chance of success to everybody's okay and that business is bad for everybody and and I think when you split -- it's good.
President saying when you spread the wealth around it's good for everybody said Joseph welcome great to see you.
What is your take on the direction of this -- -- -- -- two years then.
Well what it comes down to is they're dressing symptoms are not actually curing the problem is seems like the Republicans Democrats both are just band -- the problem if you will using duct tape to stop the leak.
You know there's there's bigger problems out there than what other side are actually.
Putting forth to solve.
Did Joseph what are those -- you said Republicans the Democrats so.
That that begs the question that Tea Party movement his game his gained great staying.
Likely many Tea Party candidates could take office.
In a matter of months so what -- -- you -- in the last two years did you join the Tea Party is that what you're talking about.
Well yes and no I mean yeah I've spoken in over 250 Tea Party is 912.
You know throughout the country for the last two years.
-- but ultimately what I'm talking about you know the taxes that's what it comes down to for the most part but it's also that there's more than just the tax issue.
It is also the environmental issue -- we.
-- her own detriment.
You know heard our country we heard our businesses we heard the large corporations down to the small businessman.
With different rules and regulations that are applied -- of the federal government and the done by again by the Democrats and Republicans both.
You know the IRS is a huge hindrance to business is growing I wanna grow you know what less popular President Obama two years ago -- talk about wanting to add more trucks to the business.
And and grow with you know and become more more prosperous so hire more people so on and so forth.
But ultimately I would have to check with the IRS before I would make that kind of move and that's that's just ridiculous to have to do we have to fix -- tax code.
And then you got companies like very get countries like China and India that don't worry about any kind of environmental issues whatsoever but we here in America.
-- ourselves and and making any kind of real money or any kind of headway in business because of different -- that Columbus from getting things done.
Well -- we're talking about the environmental issue earlier in the show and then you're talking about taxes congress left town.
And there's a big question mark about the bush tax cuts are part of Texas gonna go up for every America.
But on that note in terms of your business are you working as a plumber still did you end up buying the business that you're talking about two years ago.
No I did not end up buying the business that I want to buy -- just unfortunately everything came around it.
That whole incident actually close the business now for almost three months the last thing a housewife wants to see is a plumber showing up with NBC out of its -- Com so I -- -- -- it -- yes I still do plumbing -- still build houses site take trees down but still got to pay bills just like every other American just because the whole.
Joe The Plumber thing that make me a millionaire I've had offers -- look large amounts of money but.
Am quite frankly -- -- Phillips writes thing to do didn't take -- so.
-- I just -- work like everybody else -- go around the country but preaching education responsibility and accountability trying to get people.
And excited about being an American again kinda like what Ronald Reagan did -- that American pride back.
And our current leaders also to talk about how they talk about as Republican agenda of the democratic agenda you know who's gonna get up their talk about American what we need you make America better and not the party.
It's just all met note after the elections do you think the people who are voted and office will be any different than the politicians.
Who will be leaving office.
I think a few album will be I mean yeah I've got behind a couple of -- -- I've met some incredible great statesman that he will.
But people that have integrity and honor -- will go out there and fights.
The current business as usual mentality up there but the GOP -- talking about compromise and and then backing off certain issues kind of like the health care for example got starter organization and got it out they're called we -- health care or act or dot org.
And we're trying to get petition -- -- people involved and it.
But dirty talk about compromising on certain issues -- I want to -- completely I -- -- against the constitution bottom line.
You know these are the GOP doesn't seem to have any intestinal fortitude when it comes to actually standing up for the American people.
Joe's great city thank you so my authority and the -- team party candidates though -- I'm sorry it didn't show -- -- anything -- -- -- -- they won't be two years until you squeeze the next time Jack thank you so much I want -- -- take.
-- all right I.
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