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Editorial: Thursday was one busy news day ... AG gets off easy!




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July 3, 2012 | 1,268 views | 8 comments

It’s a very big story because it is a very big deal, but the story about Attorney General Eric Holder was almost buried amidst the firestorm created by the Supreme Court’s decision on Obamacare. . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 5, 2012 9:09am
 
I am a bit bemused by the fact that no defender of the Attorney General has invoked one of the NRA's talking points which is "Guns don't kill people, people kill people."

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 5, 2012 7:39am
 
Well Simple Simon from SS does it again. Just a few of taxes listed in the health care bill are (l) an excise tax on medical devices (2) a tax on cadillac health care plans (3) a tax increase on medicare hospital insurance ... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
July 4, 2012 10:24pm
 
Guess you didn't read the Supreme Court Verdict, did ya goofus? If the mandate is a tax, then the "fees" you mention also have to be a tax or they are all null and void. ##$$%%^^&&&&*#%^&
amp;&am ... More ›

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 4, 2012 5:28pm
 
4th Gen Texan......Again you start typing before you engage your mind. There is approximately 20 different taxes in this bill that have not been characterized as a fee or a penalty. The mandate tax is just one small portion ... More ›

 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
July 4, 2012 5:07pm
 
"the 'uproar about taxes' on Obamacare"...Obama has NEVER said that it was a tax even when arguing in from of the Supreme Court. As a matter of fact he has repeatedly said that he would not raise taxes on the ... More ›

 
Elaine K.  
Floresville  
July 4, 2012 4:44pm
 
Prairie ... sounds within the realm of possibility. After all, Justice Roberts gave the example of installing energy-efficient windows or facing a tax ... what's next?

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 4, 2012 3:29pm
 
Just saw a cartoon on Townhall.com of a Chevy Volt dealership featuring Obama and Roberts as the salesmen with a large sign "Buy a Volt or pay a $2000.00 tax. LOL

 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
July 4, 2012 2:54pm
 
I don't understand the sudden uproar over taxes in the Obama health care debacle because the mandate was designated as a tax by the Supreme Court. The mandate tax is small when compared to all the rest of the taxes embedded ... More ›

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