Last Night’s Debate: LePage Defends Tax Cuts for Maine’s Wealthiest
Here’s a great post from today’s Daily Kos re last night’s debate in which LePage has a sad for those making over 100K a year.: “In a debate Monday night, Maine Gov. Paul LePage took a moment to weep for the poor Mainers making a mere $100,000 a year. Rep. Mike Michaud, LePage’s Democratic opponent, had pointed out that “budgets are about priorities. The governor made a priority to do huge tax cuts to the wealthiest one percent of Mainers.” LePage capped his response with this:
$100,000 or greater. Those are the richest people in Maine, folks, and I don’t know how many of you are making $100,000, but it’s not that rich.”
Read the entire post here, then go vote already!