We should've elected his father

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State Sen. Abel Maldonado (R-Tax Hikes) spoke at the GOP convention last year in Denver Minneapolis and told the delegates there that his father, once a sharecropper, knew more about basic economics than Barack Obama. Based on Maldonado’s vote this morning, the voters should’ve elected Abel’s father. (via Patterico)

What Barack giveth, Abel taketh away

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Abel Maldonado, a Republican from Santa Maria, provided the deciding vote to pass the largest tax increase in California history earlier today. Once again, the Sacramento Bee’s tax calculator is here. You can see for yourself that the $13 a week that you’ll start seeing in your paycheck come June from the modest federal tax […]