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07-04-2012, 13:19
Romney: Insurance mandate is a tax, high court 'has spoken'

The GOP presidential candidate said he agreed with the minority of justices in the 5-4 decision that the punishment is a fine, but “the Supreme Court has spoken.”

“The majority of the court said it’s a tax, therefore it’s a tax,” Romney said in a CBS News interview. “They have spoken. There’s no way around that. … The American people (now) know that President Obama has broken the pledge he made. He said he wouldn’t raise taxes on middle-income Americans.”

nice move EX-LAX.:upeyes:

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RickD
07-04-2012, 13:22
The High Court has Spoken... out of both sides of its mouth.

Bruce H
07-04-2012, 13:26
What he said is complete truth. The high court said it was a tax, therefore constitutional. Besides it is far easier to get rid of a tax than any other type of law.

DOC44
07-04-2012, 13:32
What he said is complete truth. The high court said it was a tax, therefore constitutional. Besides it is far easier to get rid of a tax than any other type of law.

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