Originally posted on Views from the Hill:
By now, everyone who actually cares pretty much knows the planks that make up the Republican platform for the 2012 election. With Paul Ryan as his Vice-Presidential running mate, Mitt Romney has made it clear what he and the party consider important for this country’s future.
What We Can Look Forward To Under an R & R Administration:
1) Additional Tax cuts for the rich, over and above the devastating Bush cuts, to the tune of at least a $250,000 additional tax reduction to those earning over $3 million.
2) Eliminate the tax on capital gains and inheritances, reduce the current rate on dividend and interest income to 12%.
3) Reduce the top tax rate on corporations and individuals to 25%.
4) Eliminate Medicaid, and make significant cuts to Medicare for those 55 years of age or younger. Replace it with a voucher program of payments, and allow individuals to…
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