The Republicans' one-way street | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

The Republicans' one-way street

Posted By on Wed, Nov 2, 2011 at 1:30 PM

Democrats on the so-called Super Committee are willing to damage their base by agreeing to major cuts and changes that could affect Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.

Republicans?

They just say no. Particularly to taxes. Particularly on taxes to millionaires.

They WILL NOT work in good faith. They WILL NOT compromise. They take their orders from Grover Norquist. Do voters get it?

If poor people and the middle class must pay, rich people and corporations must pay. Fairness isn't a word in GOP dictionary.

Tags: , ,

From the ArkTimes store

Favorite

Comments (3)

Showing 1-3 of 3

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-3 of 3

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

  • Turkeys rescued in Yellville enjoy their Thanksgiving

    Farm Sanctuary, an animal protection organization, sends word that four turkeys rescued from the Yellville Turkey Trot after the annual drops from buildings and an airplane will enjoy Thanksgiving in friendlier places
    • Nov 23, 2017
  • The New Orleans charter school 'miracle'? It's a ruse

    The New Orleans Tribune has a devastating piece of editorial commentary, based on local reporting and test scores, that lays bare the depiction of the charterization of New Orleans public schools 12 years ago as a miracle of the "reform" movement.
    • Nov 23, 2017
  • More criticism of UA proposal to change tenure policy

    Reason is among the latest to offer critical commentary of a proposal from University of Arkansas System lawyers to change the tenure policy so that a lack of collegiality could be used as a justification for firing a tenured professor.
    • Nov 23, 2017
  • More »

Readers also liked…

Most Recent Comments

  • Re: The Thanksgiving eve open line

    • I have Republican relatives, but we make light of our differences, and never get into…

    • on November 23, 2017
  • Re: The Thanksgiving eve open line

    • Our school and our church packed food for the children that need it to get…

    • on November 23, 2017
  • Re: The Thanksgiving eve open line

    • Good grief Charlie Brown, jo is cooking dinner at the last count for 52 people,…

    • on November 23, 2017

Blogroll

 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation