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Let's get another dollar -- would -- -- years -- isn't let's say you're right on this and the reason that you're.
Are Smart and I am on -- stuff but I would say suited years and the American people are getting sick of this and they are saying your playbook that is not -- -- the administration spending playbook hasn't worked throw it out.
Try something different Republicans come -- and say it.
Get the regulations -- is back to the requirements that health care restrictions all of these other artists is off their back on -- taxes down for them.
-- any of those prescriptions Stewart for Robert -- I think dollars prescriptions are dead wrong.
-- the fact of the matter is you know regulations and nothing -- the rules of the civilized society.
If anything we have had too little regulation.
What do you think brought about the evening this dramatic.
Financial problem in the first place.
And you -- we used to separate commercial banking and investment banking back in 1999 about -- really Smart guys sitting on ocean do that.
You're quite right and hollers at me was did we overdo it on the other side and other words we -- we have to add layers of agencies and our consumer protection agency.
Without getting rid of the underlying agencies so we're laying around my -- -- Well man and about the fact of the matter is we do have we have way too many -- is and we have way too much weight too much complexity.
-- feeling -- -- complexity is not the same thing -- doing away with regulation.
In fact of the matter is you don't want to get E.
Coli -- guys.
The federal government doesn't have -- reason losses to properly inspect your food needed to Iraq.
And the fact -- -- there are some things that only government can do government should learn to do them efficiently.
We have not done some.
The fact of the matter is a light hit are not and a lot of people don't like it we don't pay enough in taxes.
The richest 1% of Americans own 13.
Of all the wealth in the and -- You would immediately -- -- just once you wouldn't it merely our taxes.
Even understand what I was -- in this environment I would.
Absolutely have -- go back to the through the tax levels per individual tax burden of the company's.
You can't have a great society in Italy you're never gonna have a society that provides fluent on.
If if all of the money migrates to the people at the top.
People don't wanna hear that but I think it's true even of those -- the -- figure saying 35%.
For those at the top I'm -- I'm simply saying -- look if if you cut my taxes.
I'm not gonna turn around and invest the money and run put the banquet Bob you're unveiling that -- different than a lot of other people in that top 1%.
I don't think so well I pay them back in the -- And I -- -- 250000.
-- and that's up one present and knows where tens of millions of dollars and billions of dollars I'll probably put you wouldn't between.
Who -- -- -- top 1% very different.
Let it 20250000.
Dollars a year is not in the top one.
This and I assure you that.
And that's that's that's and none of that is it really address is the key issue the key issue is we have to decide what we want government to do.
Then we have to be sure the government does it efficiently.
And if we want government to do certain things we've got to pay enough in taxes to pay for -- Otherwise we get huge deficits and ever logic that's.
That doesn't make any sense you know that I know that.
-- you look at the amount of money we spend on defense we have we have people in 53 countries around the world.
We've spent almost a billion -- in Libya.
We spend money -- in Iraq.
You would cut him down and as far as I admit I got out of those hard to -- habits you'd address the spending.
And then raise taxes of hundreds that would be the Bob Crandall way of at least moving toward getting us out of this mess.
I raised -- -- and taxes right I would bet I would do some investment spending in the short term I would reduce spending in the long term.
On agriculture on defense on other things that we do not need to cut and I would have a comprehensive plan to get it done.
Our palm -- it's always a pleasure thank you.
The -- -- you all right Robert --
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