New video from the Republican Governor’s Association starring tax happy Martin O’Malley.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley is campaigning for Walter Dalton in North Carolina, and it’s little wonder – they both have tax-raising legacies. O’Malley has signed 24 tax and fee hikes in just five years as Maryland’s governor, and now he wants to see Walter Dalton become North Carolina’s governor and build on his own record of 23 tax hikes in the state Senate.
There was a lot of talk last night at the DNC about making people “pay their fair share” of the tax burden. How much is fair though? Take a look at who pays how much in this post from Kristina Ribali at FreedomWorks. (Infographic courtesy of yours truly.)
Last week Senior Economics Writer for the Wall Street Journal, Stephen Moore published an in depth look at our tax structure, who really pays and how it compares to what the wealthy pay in other countries. There’s many conclusions one could come to from that report, but bottom line; something has to change with our tax code.
It’s clear that the current system of gimmees, kickbacks, exemptions and tax breaks is anything but simple, flat or fair. Just look at who really pays…..