Sunday, April 29, 2012

This is where Krugman tells Carly Fiorina, former Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm and George Will they are fucking ignorant

Krugman flatly responds: "Nothing you just said about taxes is actually true." That left a mark. Look like it stings, too.
former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly FIORINA: We now have the single highest business tax rate in the world. Guess what, with the highest tax rate in the world, we see the same thing around the world as we see in states. States with lower tax rates have more jobs, more people. People leave states with higher tax rates. The data is crystal clear.
KRUGMAN: Nothing you said about business taxes is actually true. …. If you look at the actual tax collections in the United States on business, they’re lower than other advanced countries. And if you look at the alleged finding that high business taxes cause job loses in states, it goes away. Kick the tires even slightly and the whole thing falls apart. It’s just not true.

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