Rep John Fleming (R-LA) on why he can’t afford a tax increase.

“By the time I feed my family, I have maybe $400,000 left over.”

The poor man. 😦


3 responses to “QotD

  1. Please, please, PLEASE say he was joking?

    Epic fail.

    • @Keth Nope. This is why we’re dealing with cries about unfair tax hikes. To these idiots, $400k a year is barely enough to scrape by.

      • @Hanlon

        And this is the spot where I facepalm – or double facepalm – and think that people, like him, need to be reduced of their wealth until they’re forced to live under 30K or so, for a month, so they REALLY see how it is.

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