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  •  Then Gates should pay the same proportion as... (1+ / 0-)
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    phonegery

    ...as Ms Marple at the very least.  Nobody is trying to "claim" anything of his.  What we ARE saying ~ and he agrees btw ~ is at the very least he should pay the same proportion as Ms Marple if not more.  12% is not as much of a sacrifice for Mr Gates and it IS a Commons issue.  Because he uses the Commons more, it is only just that he be obligated to finance it more.  He is not subsidizing Ms Marple's use of it, so why should she subsidize his use when he is much more able to pay his fair share?    

    Just sayin' ...

    First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they hurt you, then you win ~ Mahatma Gandhi

    by mntleo2 on Fri Jul 08, 2011 at 09:08:15 PM PDT

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