Bush Tax Cuts Helped Create "The 47%" - Business Insider
Bush Tax Cuts Helped Create "The 47%" - Business Insider: "Romney has justifiably been raked over the coals for this remark.
Because, in addition to being insulting, it's factually moronic.
Most of "the 47%" have jobs and pay payroll taxes. Of those who don't pay taxes, many are elderly. And, of course, many of those who don't pay federal income taxes are Republicans and therefore are (or would be) Romney voters.
And that's the point that hasn't been emphasized enough."