Back during the campaign, the Community Organizer in Chief told us only the evil rich people would get tax increases: "Under my plan, no family making less than $250,000 a year will see any form of tax increase. Not your income tax, not your payroll tax, not your capital gains taxes, not any of your taxes."
Naturally, right after taking office, he raised taxes on all the sinful people who smoke, most of them earning less than $250,000.
Via NY Slimes
Now, to meet his cap and slave targets for the "pollutant" we exhale, we'll be taxed to drive our cars:
To meet the Obama administration’s targets for cutting greenhouse gas emissions, some researchers say, Americans may have to experience a sobering reality: gas at $7 a gallon.Captain Ahab supposedly is all about jobs, jobs, jobs, but you know damn well his pursuit of Moby Dick (health care) and the Jolly Green Apparition (global warming) is just a deliberate attempt to ruin this economy, and this country, forever.
To reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the transportation sector 14 percent from 2005 levels by 2020, the cost of driving must simply increase, according to a forthcoming report by researchers at Harvard’s Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.
He must think we're so stooopid we won't get it.
The reality is, the only thing that's stooopid is his brain.