Is President Obama Insane When It Comes to Tax Policy?

Yesterday we learned how President Obama would pay for his jobs bill. If you make more $200k ($250k for marrieds), have carried interest income, have a corporate jet or are an oil & gas company, you probably won't be too happy with the ideas put forth.

If any of these proposals sounds familiar, that's because they've been put through the ringer already and they weren't received warmly. It's unlikely that this time around will be any different.

Considering all that, Christopher Bergin at Tax.com is perplexed:

What I can’t figure out is why the Obama administration keeps trying the same thing over and over again expecting different results.

Joe Kristan only goes so far to call these recycled ideas "lame" but if you hold Rita Mae Brown in high regard, then the President definitely has a screw loose.

President Obama's Tax Plan: 'No Games, No Politics, No Delays' -- No Chance [Christopher Bergin]

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