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“The one and only Smart Liberal”

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That is what Gov Walker of WI is saying, and will continue to say for the remainder of Gov GoogleyEyes term.

Hey Gov, I've got news for you - since you were never a businessman. Taxes do impact businesses and jobs.

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Mark Dayton's tax plan has a fan in Wisconsin

By Andy Rathbun
02/06/2013 10:28:42 AM CST

One Wisconsin legislator says Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal is fantastic. For the Badger State.

State Rep. Erik Severson, R-Osceola, sent an open letter to Minnesota businesses Tuesday, Feb. 5, urging them to relocate across the border in response to Dayton's recent budget proposal.

"(Dayton) does not seem to understand that high taxes drive businesses out -- out of business and out of his state," Severson said in the letter. "Fortunately, your neighbors to the east are ready to welcome your business with open arms and low taxes."

Severson, whose district borders the St. Croix River, said his office sent the letter to hundreds of Minnesota businesses close to the border, including 3M, Best Buy and UnitedHealth Group, in an effort to make them "stop and think if this is where you want to be."

He said he already has heard from some Minnesota businesses looking into a move to Wisconsin in response to Dayton's budget proposal, but he declined to name them.

Dayton's plan would raise $2.1 billion in additional tax revenue over the next two years. Key parts of it include lowering the state sales tax rate from 6.875 percent to 5.5 percent, but expanding it to more items and services.

It's the tax on services that has stirred up the Minnesota business community.

Dayton's office responded to Severson's letter by saying job growth is not dictated by taxes, and Severson should worry about his own state.

"All indicators show that there is not the direct correlation between tax levels and job growth; in fact, Minnesota's economy has fared far better than Wisconsin's over the last couple of years," said a statement from the Minnesota governor's office.

http://www.twincities.com/wisconsin/ci_225269...
Amused Slew

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One guy and you devote time to it ?? LMAOROTFU ~! GET A LIFE ~! Steal one, if necessary...

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Smart Liberal wrote:
That is what Gov Walker of WI is saying, and will continue to say for the remainder of Gov GoogleyEyes term.
Hey Gov, I've got news for you - since you were never a businessman. Taxes do impact businesses and jobs.
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Mark Dayton's tax plan has a fan in Wisconsin
By Andy Rathbun
02/06/2013 10:28:42 AM CST
One Wisconsin legislator says Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal is fantastic. For the Badger State.
State Rep. Erik Severson, R-Osceola, sent an open letter to Minnesota businesses Tuesday, Feb. 5, urging them to relocate across the border in response to Dayton's recent budget proposal.
"(Dayton) does not seem to understand that high taxes drive businesses out -- out of business and out of his state," Severson said in the letter. "Fortunately, your neighbors to the east are ready to welcome your business with open arms and low taxes."
Severson, whose district borders the St. Croix River, said his office sent the letter to hundreds of Minnesota businesses close to the border, including 3M, Best Buy and UnitedHealth Group, in an effort to make them "stop and think if this is where you want to be."
He said he already has heard from some Minnesota businesses looking into a move to Wisconsin in response to Dayton's budget proposal, but he declined to name them.
Dayton's plan would raise $2.1 billion in additional tax revenue over the next two years. Key parts of it include lowering the state sales tax rate from 6.875 percent to 5.5 percent, but expanding it to more items and services.
It's the tax on services that has stirred up the Minnesota business community.
Dayton's office responded to Severson's letter by saying job growth is not dictated by taxes, and Severson should worry about his own state.
"All indicators show that there is not the direct correlation between tax levels and job growth; in fact, Minnesota's economy has fared far better than Wisconsin's over the last couple of years," said a statement from the Minnesota governor's office.
http://www.twincities.com/wisconsin/ci_225269...
Daytons plan is nothing more than re-arranging the deck chairs on the Titanic. Lower this tax, raise that tax, get rid of one and add two times the square of the hypotenuse to the 3rd power. It does nothing to address the huge spending problem that the state government has.
Full Truth

Grantsburg, WI

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cantmakeitup wrote:
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Daytons plan is nothing more than re-arranging the deck chairs on the Titanic. Lower this tax, raise that tax, get rid of one and add two times the square of the hypotenuse to the 3rd power. It does nothing to address the huge spending problem that the state government has.
I have over 50 Years (Minus time in the Corp) as a resident of Minnesotastan. Have I ever told you how nice it is here in Sconni'?

Great Roads, Great Schools (Outside the Urban Cesspools), Patriotic Citizens that Live and Let Live.
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Translation- Folks avoid the nut-so drunk !
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Amused Slew wrote:
Translation- Folks avoid the nut-so drunk !
There you go, attempting to translate for people that actually have thoughts.
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You GO GOOFY EYES!!!

Go get 'em!!!!
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scooby slew wrote:
<quoted text>There you go, attempting to translate for people that actually have thoughts.
Sorry, I didn't know you're a couple... My apologies, stand by your "man"...
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Goofy raises taxes in Minnesota, his $$$ is in South Dakota.
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Like RawMoney ??? Funny, a moron pretending the governor doesn't have money, in his pocket...

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Goofy raises taxes in Minnesota, his $$$ is in South Dakota.
Like most Lefties, he is a freakin' hypocrite.
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Like wing nutters, huh ?
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Like most Lefties, he is a freakin' hypocrite.
SOME Liberatrds had their eyes opened by Al Gore selling his TV network for $100,000,000 to the enemy.

Others will NEVER open their eyes, closed mind..
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SOME Liberatrds had their eyes opened by Al Gore selling his TV network for $100,000,000 to the enemy.
Others will NEVER open their eyes, closed mind..
Actually the sale price was $500M. Hypocrisy is the plasma that pumps life into these liberal robots. Can you imagine the outrage these hypocrites would direct at Bush if he authorized drone strikes on U.S. citizens?
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It's Emir-acle!

Former Vice President Al Gore has made himself a much, much richer man by selling his little watched cable channel Current TV to the Emir of Qatar-funded Arab news channel Al-Jazeera.

Gore netted $100 million with his 20 percent stake in the network when it was sold for a reported $500 million on Wednesday.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2013/01/...
Amused Slew

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Feb 6, 2013
 
start your business in WI - do'nt incorporate in MN, unless you want to pay MORE - MORE -More taxes, leave for tax free South Dakota !!

just like CA companies will be leaving by the thousands !!

__________ not much money for the socialist base to live off ?
Smart Liberal wrote:
That is what Gov Walker of WI is saying, and will continue to say for the remainder of Gov GoogleyEyes term.
Hey Gov, I've got news for you - since you were never a businessman. Taxes do impact businesses and jobs.
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Mark Dayton's tax plan has a fan in Wisconsin
By Andy Rathbun
02/06/2013 10:28:42 AM CST
One Wisconsin legislator says Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's budget proposal is fantastic. For the Badger State.
State Rep. Erik Severson, R-Osceola, sent an open letter to Minnesota businesses Tuesday, Feb. 5, urging them to relocate across the border in response to Dayton's recent budget proposal.
"(Dayton) does not seem to understand that high taxes drive businesses out -- out of business and out of his state," Severson said in the letter. "Fortunately, your neighbors to the east are ready to welcome your business with open arms and low taxes."
Severson, whose district borders the St. Croix River, said his office sent the letter to hundreds of Minnesota businesses close to the border, including 3M, Best Buy and UnitedHealth Group, in an effort to make them "stop and think if this is where you want to be."
He said he already has heard from some Minnesota businesses looking into a move to Wisconsin in response to Dayton's budget proposal, but he declined to name them.
Dayton's plan would raise $2.1 billion in additional tax revenue over the next two years. Key parts of it include lowering the state sales tax rate from 6.875 percent to 5.5 percent, but expanding it to more items and services.
It's the tax on services that has stirred up the Minnesota business community.
Dayton's office responded to Severson's letter by saying job growth is not dictated by taxes, and Severson should worry about his own state.
"All indicators show that there is not the direct correlation between tax levels and job growth; in fact, Minnesota's economy has fared far better than Wisconsin's over the last couple of years," said a statement from the Minnesota governor's office.
http://www.twincities.com/wisconsin/ci_225269...
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good now BIG al gore me can pay 55 million in taxes on his big winfall. Let's remind BIG al gore me to PAY HIS TAXES !!!

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It's Emir-acle!
Former Vice President Al Gore has made himself a much, much richer man by selling his little watched cable channel Current TV to the Emir of Qatar-funded Arab news channel Al-Jazeera.
Gore netted $100 million with his 20 percent stake in the network when it was sold for a reported $500 million on Wednesday.
Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2013/01/...
Amused Slew

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just imagine if President bush had this transaction - the left wing nut jobs would be going CRAZY !!

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Maxamillion wrote:
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SOME Liberatrds had their eyes opened by Al Gore selling his TV network for $100,000,000 to the enemy.
Others will NEVER open their eyes, closed mind..

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Maxamillion wrote:
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SOME Liberatrds had their eyes opened by Al Gore selling his TV network for $100,000,000 to the enemy.
Others will NEVER open their eyes, closed mind..
Wonder if Algore will be paying in a 95% tax on that money to set an example for the rest of the "filthy rich" lefties who believe they just don't pay enough taxes and want to do their fair share.
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Why should Al pay any more, than Mitt ? Oh right, the hypocrites cantseethedifference....

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