Larry Kudlow of the famed Kudlow and Company is calling for Geithner to step down as well: Time for Tim Geithner to Step Down, Too
My compliments to Mr. Nick Anderson for the excellent cartoon!
It is good that Mr. Daschle had the sense to withdraw his nomination as HHS secretary. He was foolish to pursue the job under the cloud of being a tax cheat. I see that Nancy Killefer, nominated by President Barack Hussein Obama to be the federal government’s first chief performance officer also has withdrawn her nomination due to tax payment problems.
What is with these major public leaders and their ability to pay their taxes. Have they ever heard of H&R Block? Even most of the computerized tax programs would have found Mr. Daschle’s limo driver problem. These people are either idiots or they are cheats.
MR. PRESIDENT – GET YOUR ACT TOGETHER AND DO A PROPER JOB OF VETTING YOUR NOMINEES AND WHEN YOU FIND A PROBLEM LIKE THIS – DROP THEM LIKE A HOT POTATO!
I guess this only holds when you are actually in office. Once you are in the private sector, taking money from corporations in excess of $1M per year, and being chauffeured around DC it no longer applies.
“Make no mistake, tax cheaters cheat us all, and the IRS should enforce our laws to the letter. ” Sen. Tom Daschle, Congressional Record, May 7, 1998, p. S4507.
Tim Daschle should remove his name from consideration as the HHS Secretary. He is an embarrassment to politicians, private citizens, and President Barack Hussein Obama.
This is simply another testimony to the fact that BHO is simply the most inexperienced President ever and is being controlled by forces that may not have the best interest of the country.
There seems to be a general trend lately that Barack Hussein Obama (BHO) is not really running things in the current administration. Let’s point out a few examples: