"Taxes should be continued by annual or biennial reenactments, because a constant hold, by the nation, of the strings of the public purse is a salutary restraint from which an honest government ought not wish, nor a corrupt one to be permitted, to be free."
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Thomas Jefferson
(1743-1826), US Founding Father, drafted the Declaration of Independence, 3rd US President
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 -- Anonymous      
Naturally everyone knows that our government is open and honest and has only our best interests at heart. And it don't snow in Minneapolis......
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    great concept never developed.
     -- Mike, Norwalk     
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     -- Rusty, Where the buffalo roam, USA      
    This is why he didn't favor an income tax.
     -- Coop, Mannington,NJ     
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