20 Aug '11, 10am

Are The Poor The Ones Standing In the Way Of Tax Increases On The Rich? | Care2 Causes

As we watched the debt ceiling battle unfold and Republicans fight tooth and nail to ensure that tax cuts for the wealthy were not rescinded, an overwhelming majority of the public felt that politicians were implementing economic policies that were being clamored for by the rich and the special interests. But what if they had an ally no one suspected? Could it be that many of those policies were supported by a chunk of the lower-middle class? The Economist takes a look at how often, despite knowing that it would hurt their own prosperity, those who are on a lower rung of the economic ladder will find themselves supporting fiscal policies that will greatly benefit the rich simply to be sure that those who are struggling even more economically don’t “gain on them.” It’s a fascinating look at how one swatch of society will vote against their own best interests just to make su...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/are-the-poor-the-ones-standin...

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