Posts Tagged ‘ socialism ’

McCAIN 2008 vs McCAIN 2000 on Wealthy Paying More Taxes

Audience member: “Why is it that someone like my father who goes to school for 13 years gets penalized in a huge tax bracket because he’s a doctor.”

McCain: “I think it’s to some degree because we feel obviously that wealthy people can afford more.”

Audience member: “Are we getting closer and closer to, like, socialism?”

McCain: “Here’s what I really believe: That when you reach a certain level of comfort, there’s nothing wrong with paying somewhat more.”

Ron Paul on the Global Financial Crisis

Ron Paul discusses the collapsing financial markets. “We’re in the middle of something very big and it doesn’t look like it’s going to end soon.”