10 Filthy-Rich, Tax-Dodging Hypocrites Pushing Disastrous Austerity on AmericaSubmitted by Bob-45 on Sat, 11/03/2012 - 15:41
October 26, 2012 · By Sarah Anderson and Scott Klinger · Originally published in AlterNet
The Fix the Debt coalition is using the so-called "fiscal cliff" to push the same old corporate agenda of more tax breaks while shifting the burden on to the rest of us.
Brace yourself for one of the most aggressive corporate lobbying campaigns of all time. And one of the most hypocritical.
Monopoly“Fix the Debt ” is a coalition of more than 80 CEOs who claim they know best how to deal with our nation’s fiscal challenges. The group boasts a $60 million budget just for the initial phase of a massive media and lobbying campaign.