Open thread February 7, 2023 Dan Crawford | February 7, 2023 1:28 pm Open thread Jan. 25, 2023, Angry Bear, angrybearblog.com Comments (15) | Digg Facebook Twitter |
Biden to promote his plan of taxing the wealthy
… to continue the path he has set: higher taxes on the rich, increased aid to the needy, a determined focus on equity and more government investment in health care, climate change and infrastructure. …
WSJ: Biden jousts with GOP
NYT: Biden calls on GOP to help him finish the job
NYT: 7 Takeaways
President Biden delivered a plea to Republicans on Tuesday for unity in his second State of the Union address, but vowed not to back off his economic agenda and offered no far-reaching, new ideas in a speech filled with a familiar litany of exhortations from more than four decades in political life. …
Plus a shouting rant from MJT and Krysten Sinema
costumed as if for The Wiz.
Make that MTG of course.
Ordinary Joe showed us last night what MAGA looked like in a blue suit, much better dressed than in red.
Gotta duck out to the state capitol this morning and complain about corporate HOAs. I will be back later this moening and then gone again for a while. Eric might be here.
Good luck. Morning Joe this AM was raving about Ordinary Joe’s SoU speech as well as well as exposing those ugly red undies. Despite being well to the left of O-Joe, he does to me seem to be the right guy for this moment.
It appears Mike Pence wants to privatize Social Security, that is convert it into a 401k type of investment program with participants suffering the risk/reward traits inherent in such programs. With all attendant risks. Probably a very disturbing idea to many.
Alternatively, take (some) Soc sec benefits away from those who have abundant 401k income, instead of increasing their income taxes.
That’s known as Means Testing, no?