“After raising taxes on the rich a little bit, the Democrats will come back for serious tax revenue,” he said.
“In acts two and three, the Democrats will come back for the real money – an energy tax and a value-added tax that will impact everybody, especially the middle class.”
Norquist insisted Democrats in Congress and the establishment press are playing an elaborate game designed to blame Republicans for budget deficits and keep serious discussion of spending cuts and entitlement reform off the table.
“Congressional Democrats know raising taxes on the rich will not produce enough tax revenue to reduce significantly the trillion-dollar annual budget deficits being run by the Obama White House,” he said.
“The reason the Democrats scream ‘tax the rich, tax the rich,’ is because they are going to pivot very soon to place a 3 trillion-dollar tax increase on the middle class, and they want ringing in the public’s ears that there wouldn’t have had to do this if the Republicans in Congress had acted right away to place a decent size tax on the rich.”
Pastor Lindsey Williams unveils the truth behind the elite plan for humanity and this planet… THE NEXT 4 YEARS…
Baby steps in deficit truth-telling.
Of course, it’s all a matter of perspective, since $9 trillion is a drop in the bucket compared to the $222 trillion unfunded liability. And it’s highly unlikely Washington will even agree to the $4 trillion number. Too many purple unicorns still dance upon the fiscal stage in the brain-dead ineptocracy of Capitol Hill.