[QUOTE=chiefst2000;4276673]Logic then dictates that to promote job growth and economic growth the government should be looking for ways to leave more money in consumers pockets.[/QUOTE]
Yes, an important piece of the puzzle.
[QUOTE]Healthcare Reform - Average Cost for a family plan is up over 30% since legislation was passed and continues to rise. Add in the new payroll tax scheduled to kick in right after the election (how convenient) and it appears that government passed a law that will take a lot of money out of consumers hands.
How does this help consumers or the economy?[/QUOTE]
Short answer - it doesn't.