A great mar on our country’s history right now is how we do everything in our power to protect the wealthiest of the wealthy. Facing a serious deficit, we look to cutting social programs that are needed now more than ever. We look to blaming women and cutting Planned Parenthood, or look at that shiny object over there–those gays want to get married, rather than look at raising taxes on the top 2% of the population.
So whom do we blame? Whom shall we hold accountable? What about those dang poor people? Yes, Senator Orrin Hatch is actually admonishing the poor–now that takes Chutzpah! Of course, on Thursday, Hatch voted against a motion to begin debate on a measure that would have declared the rich should share the pain of debt reduction. This week’s BWA goes to millionaire, Orrin Hatch. Click here to see video and the full article.