"We need to reform our tax code," Edwards said. "Our current system favors the unearned income of people already doing incredibly well instead of rewarding the work of families trying to get ahead. It has all kinds of loopholes and shelters that lawyers can twist for their wealthy clients. It forces millions of families to hire help to figure out how much they owe."I like the sound of this a LOT. It says it all.
Then the Republicans come back with '$400 haircuts. John Edwards is rich. Neener neener neener.' How asinine.
Here is the full text of Edwards' remarks.