Of course it isn’t, it’s about class warfare and government-dictated “fairness.”

Speaking on the Senate floor, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), the lead sponsor of the Buffett Tax bill, says, “The Senate Republican Leader has described the bill as yet another proposal from the White House that won’t create a single job or lower the price at the pump by a penny. Well, the Minority Leader is absolutely right that the aim of this bill is not to lower the unemployment rate or the price of gasoline.”