Heh: Actress Patricia Heaton slams Warren Buffett; Offers up actual meaning of 'Buffett Rule'

Conservatives hijack White House's #BuffettRule hashtag … Pro-Buffett rule senate candidate Elizabeth Warren: higher taxes for thee, but not for me … Actress Patricia Heaton, an independent thinker who refuses to toe the Hollyweird line, offered that zinger about the "Buffett Rule" via Twitter today…

House passes Buffett Rule Act, paving way for rich to pay more voluntarily

Steve Scalise of Louisiana, who wrote the bill, said, "If Warren Buffett and others like him truly feel they're not paying enough in taxes, they can use the Buffett Rule Act to put their money where their mouth is and voluntarily send in more to pay down the national debt. … By voice vote this afternoon, the House passed the Buffett Rule Act of 2012, which paves the way for taxpayers to voluntarily pay more than they owe to reduce the national deficit…

Pro-Buffett rule senate candidate Elizabeth Warren: higher taxes for thee, but not for me

Shocker! Eliz Warren just confirmed she did not pay voluntary higher state income tax rate. "I did not make charitable contrib to state" #masen — Joe Battenfeld April 20, 2012 Massachusetts senate candidate Elizabeth Warren wants some people to pay more, but won’t put her money where her mouth is. What about that whole...

Buffett Rule falls, progs keep recycling failed class warfare rhetoric

Progressive supporters of the Buffet Rule rinsed, repeated, and recycled the canard that the majority of Americans support the failed legislation. … Most tweeps were pretty happy to hear about the failure and still think the Buffett Rule is a joke in more ways than one. … The Buffett Rule went down in flames in the Senate tonight as it failed to meet the 60-vote threshold needed to pass…

The Buffett Rule: Is there anything it can’t do?

Like the other two rationales for the Buffett Rule, which is a textbook example of redistribution, there is nothing behind it but an army of strawmen and a sternly stated "Nuh uh!" … Yesterday, in his weekend address, the President claimed the Buffett Rule isn't about "tax fairness" so much as it's about economic growth. … The Obama administration seems to think the Buffett Rule is the Swiss Army knife of policy proposals…

Harry Reid helps Obama push Buffett Rule equals #ReaganRule lie on Twitter, Twitter debunks

It’s funny how those who viciously demonized Ronald Reagan are so quick to attempt to use him when it suits their own purposes. They are now claiming that Reagan would totally love the Buffett Rule and are attempting to label it #ReaganRule. But not so fast, Harry. When will y’all learn that you can’t...

Day two of Obama’s ‘Buffett Rule’ plea to America

Once again, President Obama stood at a microphone and made the case for his so-called “Buffett Rule.” Heading to the House later next week, the proposed law would supposedly raise taxes on the wealthiest, most successful people in the country, while keeping the tax rate as-is for those who make less than $250K a year...

White House uses Twitter to push class warfare, Buffett Rule lies

Oh, the Buffett Rule! And the ever pandering “fair share”. At least there was no mention of the dreaded and omnipresent secretary this time. However, perhaps the White House should take a look at this graph summarizing how the Buffett Rule will not reduce the deficit before it disgracefully takes to Twitter to push its lame and...

Brad Thor rips Warren Buffett’s ‘$1.2 billion for abortion,’ ‘corrupt’ media for ignoring it

Buffett gave an additional $21 million to these groups between 1989 and 1996. … Through the foundation he financed with more than $3 billion of his own money, Buffett donated $1,230,585,161 to abortion groups worldwide from 2001 to 2012. … When he's not busy pushing for taxpayers to fork over more of their money, lib billionaire Warren Buffett is reportedly doing his part to promote abortion…

Media bias alert: NBC's Chuck Todd spins bad news for Democrats into Romney bash; Update: #ChuckToddScoops

Senator Scott Brown (R-MA) will release his tax returns and he challenges Democrat senate candidate Elizabeth Warren to match. She is, of course, hedging. Ms. Pro-Buffett rule doesn't like it known that she's one of those "one percenters." Bad news for Warren and her fellow Democrats, right? Not according to Chuck Todd who absurdly spins it into a lame attempt to bash Mitt Romney. Luckily, many see through the media bias and Chuck doesn't take kindly to it. In fact, he resorts to insults.

Elizabeth Warren aims for Trump, punches HER OWN SUPPORTER in the face by accident

I would encourage you to delete that Facebook post and to get to know my husband for who he is—a man who has railed against the carried interest loophole for years despite it being against his self-interest, a man who co-founded Democrats for Education Reform to try to improve the educational system for all American children, a man who serves on multiple non-profit boards and climbs mountains (literally) to raise money for the causes he believes in, a man who stood directly behind President Obama in support of the Buffett Rule back in 2012…

Zing! Leading by example? Matt Drudge slams ‘brazen’ Obama for his 18 percent tax rate

Oh, that was beautiful! Matt Drudge let loose with that awesome zinger via his personal Twitter account. Remember, as Twitchy reported, President Obama’s effective tax rate has gone down to 18.4 percent. Fair share? That’s for rubes! @DRUDGE But how much did your secretary pay? — Jordan Golson April 12, 2013 Heh. Ask actress...

Disaster: Hashtags are the iceberg to President Obama's Titanic

Boom! President Obama’s atrocious record as president is matched only by his disastrous record with hashtags. Every time he tries, he fails. Here are just a few examples: Conservatives dominate #WomenEconForum as conference kicks off Harry Reid helps Obama push Buffett Rule equals #ReaganRule lie on Twitter, Twitter debunks #Changeisnt schools Obama Hijack alert: White House offers ‘Congress...

Class warfare alert! Obama’s ‘Truth Team’ pushes Romney’s ‘high dollar friends’ meme

Oh, snap. Clearly, people on Twitter aren’t buying it. But, truth is hard for the Left even if they hilariously call themselves “truth team.” They have floated this phrase before and watch for more of it. The Obama campaign will never learn, will it? Don’t bother trying cute little phrases to push false narratives...

Lionel Richie, Pamela Anderson owe taxes

Forget the ‘Buffett Rule,’ Lionel Richie and Pamela Anderson haven’t even paid what they owe in taxes. From the Associated Press: California tax authorities have put Anderson on the latest list of the state’s biggest income-tax delinquents. The Franchise Tax Board said the former “Baywatch” star owes $524,241 in state income taxes. Meanwhile, E! Online reports () that Richie...

Sen. Shaheen launches 15 days of class warfare

Timed to coincide with President Obama’s push to pass the Buffett Rule (because, faaaaair shaaaaare!), the New Hampshire Democrat trotted out the tiresome tale of Warren Buffett’s struggling secretary: Warren Buffett, worth $44B, pays effective tax rate of 11%. Avg is 13.5% He’s paying lower rate than his own secretary. #15TaxFacts — Sen. Jeanne Shaheen...

Out of touch: Poor little rich Obamas concerned about their personal finances

Dear Obamas: At a certain point, you know, you have made enough money. Right? That’s what you tell us and all. Do as we say, not as we do, huh? More from NRO: Even the president made uncomfortable jokes about why his wife needed so many things. Behind the scenes, aides said, the Obamas were...