Monday, September 19, 2011

Rep. John Fleming’s Lament: Only $400K Left After Feeding Family

Rep. John Fleming, Louisiana Republican and Tea Party member, complained to MSNBC’s Chris Jansing about Obama’s plan to raise taxes on the wealthy. After taking care of business expenses and feeding his family, Fleming has maybe “$400,000 left over.” Jansing pointed out to Fleming, whose businesses made $6.3 million last year, that lamenting tax increases while netting $400,000 is “not exactly a sympathetic position.” Fleming responded that “class warfare’s never created a job.” Watch:

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