Ed Driscoll

Wait, He Needs A Reason?

James Pethokoukis explores “Five Reasons why Obama will hike middle-class taxes.”

Though based on his performance so far, and his rhetoric regarding coal, fuel, and insurance both before and while running for office, part of me can’t help but wonder, to paraphrase Michael Douglas’ Gordon Gekko character in Wall Street, whether or not Obama’s happy to wreck the economy simply because it’s wreckable.

Related: “How It Looks From the Other Side.”