Letter: Actions speak louder than words
Published 04/21/2012, Park Rapids Enterprise
President Obama would do well to act in accordance with his own rhetoric. For several years the President has been proclaiming and complaining that “the rich” do not pay their fair share of Federal Taxes. In recent months, he has been making speeches across the nation and pushing congress to enact the “Warren Buffet Rule” where by “The Rich” would pay a minimum 30 per cent Federal Income Tax Rate. This minimum rate would be imposed to ensure that wealthy individuals, like Warren Buffet, would pay a higher rate than their secretaries and/or other “Middle Income” taxpayers.Word count: 244
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