From: bknight on
On Wed, 04 Aug 2010 19:56:37 -0600, Howard Brazee <howard(a)brazee.net>
wrote:

>On Wed, 4 Aug 2010 16:00:39 -0700 (PDT), "John B."
><johnb505(a)gmail.com> wrote:
>
>>What false promises? He promised health care reform and he delivered
>>it. He promised a stimulus package and he delivered it. He promised
>>financial services reform and he delivered it.
>
>The health care reform sold more insurance to Big Business. It
>helped hospitals some, but doesn't do much otherwise. The stimulus
>package went primarily to those big enough to have PAC money. Small
>business isn't helped. The new bank regulation bill doesn't address
>the problem, but only adds paperwork.

You have all the answers, run for President.

BK
From: Howard Brazee on
On Wed, 04 Aug 2010 21:23:17 -0500, bknight(a)conramp.net wrote:

>>The health care reform sold more insurance to Big Business. It
>>helped hospitals some, but doesn't do much otherwise. The stimulus
>>package went primarily to those big enough to have PAC money. Small
>>business isn't helped. The new bank regulation bill doesn't address
>>the problem, but only adds paperwork.
>
>You have all the answers, run for President.

I don't have all the answers, nobody's offering me the money it would
cost to become president, and even if I were president, the president
has less power than people think.

--
"In no part of the constitution is more wisdom to be found,
than in the clause which confides the question of war or peace
to the legislature, and not to the executive department."

- James Madison
From: BAR on
In article <3ce7b57d-c615-436a-8ca5-7b49e07680d5
@u31g2000pru.googlegroups.com>, Dudley.Cornman(a)eku.edu says...
>
> > O'Care forces the uninsured to make a choice. �Pay a tax penalty while
> > risking your assets or pay premiums and protect your assets. �Most will
> > choose the latter and that, in of itself, will stabilize the market.
>
> That remains to be seen... some will have to make the choice based on
> cash flow, and it may not be much of a choice.

If they collect the penalty from your tax refund make sure you don't
over pay on your estimated taxes.

From: Howard Brazee on
On Wed, 04 Aug 2010 21:52:28 -0500, bknight(a)conramp.net wrote:

>>No. Do you disagree that people voted for change though? And they
>>were thinking about Bush's policies when they voted?
>
>So? Do you think that immediate change in all areas is possible, or
>necessary?

No. I was discussing why people voted for Obama.

--
"In no part of the constitution is more wisdom to be found,
than in the clause which confides the question of war or peace
to the legislature, and not to the executive department."

- James Madison
From: bknight on
On Thu, 5 Aug 2010 07:35:01 -0400, BAR <screw(a)you.com> wrote:

>In article <7ubk565pp7jg48au57m3p0b23t4pl7a4f0(a)4ax.com>,
>bknight(a)conramp.net says...

>> Actually, what we see is a usual silly, non sequitur, post from Bert
>> the Shallow. Good thinking you kept it so short. Its hard to
>> misspell simple words.
>
>I used Gravity's spell checker, sometimes I don't remember to use it.
>But, they haven't come out with a grammar checker yet.
>
Sure they have, its called high school English class.

BK