Because they can. Their unions will protect them.
6 Answers · Politics & Government · 26/06/2013
ThSource: Internal Revenue Service, http://www.irs.gov/taxstats/indtaxstats/article/0,,id=133521,00.html top 5% paid 20.68% according to the IRS in July of 2008.
3 Answers · Politics & Government · 08/01/2009
Even an admission of guilt is not enough to convince the left when one of its own is guilty. They really seem to believe that if they ignore a fact, it becomes untrue.
7 Answers · Politics & Government · 29/06/2014
Republicans are making much ado about nothing.
15 Answers · Politics & Government · 09/06/2013
I think we all pay too much (except for those who pay none)..and who gets to decide what the fair share is going to be?
13 Answers · Politics & Government · 12/02/2012
Do you think a smart, savvy prosecutor, like Spitzer, who made it a career of jailing some major white collar thuggies would make the same mistake(s) that alerted the Feds to open an investigation on him---using the exact same investigative tools...
20 Answers · Politics & Government · 12/03/2008
It gets even worse, that 2.07% paid by the lower 50% of the population is actually paid by only 3% of people. The bottom 47% of wage earners do not pay a dime, in fact they are paid other people's money
13 Answers · Politics & Government · 10/12/2011
Yes. We need a flat tax. That way everyone has some skin in the game.
12 Answers · Politics & Government · 10/12/2011