Republicans Call Tax Proposal 'Class Warfare'

American VoicesPolitics ISSUE 47•38 Sep 20, 2011

High-ranking Republicans, including chairman of the House Budget Committee Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), have spoken out against President Obama's proposed minimum tax rate for millionaires, decrying it as class warfare. What do you think?

  • “I hope for their sake they’re wrong, because America's broke people have the guns and the numbers in this fight." ”

    Duane Volpato –
    Keyboard-Action Assembler

  • “I think Obama went a bit far when he proposed the tax-rate increase while holding the severed head of the son of the king of the upper class.”

    Cathy Zumbi –
    Engine Turner

  • “Wait, you're telling me there’s a war the Republicans don't support?”

    Rudy Salvagini –
    Unemployed