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Thursday 07/10/14

White House Opposes Bonus Depreciation Bill
The House of Representatives could debate and vote Friday on a bill to permanently extend 50% tax deductions for business expenses, or "bonus depreciation."[Read Full Blog Post]
Posted at 10:21PM CDT 07/10/14 by Todd Neeley | Post a Comment
Comments (9)
Why is it that the government is all for throwing stimulus money out there, which some make its way to the private sector, but don't want money going directly to the benefit of private business which actually stimulates the economy?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 3:32PM CDT 07/14/14
Well business is doing very well now, have you seen the stock market? Rich are getting richer and richer,,, still waiting for your trickle down Craig??
Posted by Jay Mcginnis at 4:04PM CDT 07/14/14
Because I work on Main Street, yes I am still waiting for it to show up. And when they cut all federal donations to Wall Street, $45 billion per month now, then we will find out the real status of the market. And last week when they added 288,000 jobs 275,000 of them we part time. Yea, it's getting better. And really, I don't understand why Obama has all those people trying to help him out as all he would have to do is bring Jay to DC as he has all the answers. And it isn't too far from White Hall to DC is it Jay?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 8:34AM CDT 07/15/14
No it isn't far Craig but you might have a long time waiting for your "trickle down" which is a failed policy of the GOP.
Posted by Jay Mcginnis at 7:19AM CDT 07/16/14
That's because Obama is tossing it all to HIS fat cat friends, which is why he has attended almost twice as many fund raisers than the last pres. And how much does a farmer have to spend to get $320,00 in commodity subsidies?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 8:17AM CDT 07/16/14
Jay?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 8:19AM CDT 07/17/14
How much does a farmer pay back after he gets a $19,000 grant to get a more efficient grain dryer? Jay should be able to answer this one. Jay?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 9:14AM CDT 07/18/14
Jay, I know you are coming back to see what I got for you. Care to answer?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 10:36AM CDT 07/21/14
Jay?
Posted by CRAIG MOORE at 8:29AM CDT 07/22/14
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