“For the last 30 years, I’ve been for abolishing the IRS and establishing a fair tax,” King said. “A national sales tax on sales and service to give us back our freedom. And every time that little Johnny or Sally puts a — buys their baseball cards or their Barbie doll clothes, they put a couple dimes on the counter for Uncle Sam.”
“And every time they do that with a national sales tax, they are reminded how expensive our federal government is. And we will turn this society and culture over and we will raise generations of conservatives that love this country, that understand free enterprise, demand less from government, not more from government.”
via Steve King: Secret income is ‘part of freedom’ | The Raw Story.
BTW…this is how far the derp goes…recall…this is a rally about ignoring that the reason Tea Party groups were “targeted” by the IRS has already been revealed (i.e. it has to do with tax laws and “social welfare” organizations). And here’s the derp position…
“I don’t need them poking through my books, I don’t need them telling my pastor or my priest what he’s going to be able to preach from the pulpit,” he continued. “In fact, it’s not even the government’s business how much money you make. That’s a part of freedom.”