'Joe the Plumber' in media cross hairs

Tax experts were consulted and said that even if Joe could afford to buy the plumbing business, he shouldn't worry about Obama's taxes. But I grew up in a small family business, and saw what my father went through to pay this tax and that tax and the other tax and then try to pay our bills, so listening to experts reassure small business owners that they shouldn't worry when Democrats may control all of Washington made me want to laugh my head off. Full Story »

Posted by Chris Finnie

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Paul Keene
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by Paul Keene - Oct. 20, 2008

Unfortunately, the author allows his father's lack of ability to correctly use the tax code to color his opinon. He uses a style that is condescending and picks only anecdotes that support his point of view instead of using facts that would force him to confront a different conclusion.

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