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What Else Should Liberals Not Compromise For Tax Breaks?

I'm looking forward to the day where an adult is president again....

“If we do not have revenues, that means there are a bunch of kids out there who do not have college scholarships,” Obama said. “[It] might compromise the National Weather Services. It means we might not be funding critical medical research. It means food inspection might be compromised. I’ve said to Republican leaders, ‘You go talk to your constituents and ask them, “Are you willing to compromise your kids’ safety so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?”

More at National Journal

Is it really THAT simple?!? Wow...I never thought of it in such stark terms before. The boy wonder president never ceases to amaze with his ability to communicate so clearly what the stakes are in this debt fight. As good as this is I don't think he makes it clear enough. So I rewrote the money shot a few times to really illustrate to the American taxpayer how important this is.

    Are you willing to compromise my war in Libya so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise funding abortion mills so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise vote entitling entitlements so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise my family's vacations so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise my ability to donate money to the church of big tobacco so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise Joe's hair plug allowance so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise Harry Reid's ongoing male hormone therapy so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise Nancy Pelosi's R&D in clean broom technology so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

    Are you willing to compromise Barney Frank's hush money so some corporate-jet owner can get a tax break?

Anyone who thinks "vital services" are actually at stake in this debt fight should visit Dirty Spending Secrets.