Wednesday, September 17, 2008

Are You Rich Enough for McSame's Tax Cut?

If you're middle class, congratulations! Both presidential candidates say they're going to give you a tax cut.

Or not. Seems McCain's definition of "middle class" is slightly different from Obama's definition. By, oh, about a factor of five.

According to a recent Gallup poll, fifty-three percent of Americans expect their federal income taxes to increase if Barack Obama is elected president.

The truth: The Democratic candidate's plan would cut taxes for roughly 95 percent of American families, reports the non-partisan Tax Policy Center.

How much would Obama save you? Check out, a project of, to use a nifty new tool that lets you calculate exactly what the Obama tax-cut would be worth to you.

Cross-posted at They Gave Us A Republic ....