W. Virginia Senator Pushes for 3-Month DTV Delay
YET ANOTHER DEMOCRAT in GREED Its KATRINA all over again
So we have another democrat echo what Hussein obama stated that he wanted to delay. ITS ABOUT MONEY not about helping any poor souls who didnt act until last month.
LOOK FOR A NEW TAX OUT OF THIS MARK MY WORDS!
You want to give money to that cause go ahead. I DONT and take issue with you or someone else deciding how to spend MY MONEY while stifeling technology.
WHY STOP WITH CONVERTER WHY NOT MAKE SURE ALL HAVE A LCD OR PLASMA 16:9 with full SAT service.
SOCIALISM is staring you in the face and you chose to kiss it and embrace it.
Since when is it the GOVERNMENTS/ OUR TAX DOLLARS responsibality to make sure everyone has a TV?
Hey, iMike, consider a few rhetorical questions:
Who owns the broadcast spectrum?
How much have TV broadcasters paid for use of that spectrum?
Who decided to transition our broadcast system from NTSC to ATSC?
Who profited from the auction of spectrum freed in that transition?
Thus, it became our government's responsibility when our government decided to dismantle the current NTSC system of free OTA TV so that it could profit nearly $20 billion from the auction of public airwaves made available by the transition to ATSC free OTA TV.
WHY STOP WITH CONVERTER
Secondly, I do agree with the fact that they shouldnt delay the transition. But I also believe that it is imparative that the government cough up the funds so that people can get their coupons before the transistion takes place. It's not the people's f...
Its a fact those New Orleans had ample notice about the hurricane and those that didnt not leave blamed bush and the government for not helping them.
As for those that have not yet switch TAKE CARE OF YOURSELF AND GET OUT OF MY POCKET.
Where do you think the MAGIC MONEY rebate is coming from? YOURS AND MY POCKETS if you want to give well have at it.
AGAIN MARK MY WORDS THIS IS ABOUT A NEW TAX and REGULATIONS FOR THE SPECTRUM!
Personal attacks really on me really help me to see your point that this is really about helping those to poor and not smart enough to get the vouchers.
COME ON MAN WAKE UP.
I have been in tornados (midwest) and earthquakes (cali) and needed NO HELP thank you. I took and have taken the time to VOLUNTEER to help those that were in need that was my choice. I wonder if those that call for the government to do more such as yourself have ever taken the time to volunteer.
US taxes were never intended as WEALTH REDISTRIBUTION. They were original introduced as a tariff on good imported and exported to pay for the port costs.
THE US FOUGHT A WARE AGAINST TAXES back in 1776 you might take some time and read about that. Maybe al...
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