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Old 11-11-2015, 07:26 AM
 
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Yup and this is a conservatives idea. Makes privatization more plausible for a lot more people.
Isn't it just another version of taking from the rich? I thought the left liked this sort of thing.

Christie has been accused of not being a conservative many times and it's policies like the that confirm it.
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Old 11-11-2015, 11:13 AM
 
Location: NC Piedmont
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Remember when the AMT got passed ? That was an alternative tax on "the wealthy".
Yet the "creep" had people making $40K getting hit with the AMT.

You don't want to introduce any means testing.

Raise the cap and raise FICA instead.
I would go with eliminating the cap and I exceed it. I am not throwing that out there to brag, just saying I think it is fair even though I would be affected.
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