Tax the Mega-Rich, Says Maybe the Mega-Richest

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Billionaire investor Warren Buffett, fed up with a tax system that ladles out "extraordinary tax breaks" to him and his rich buddies when the country can ill afford it, has called on Congress to get the "shared sacrifice" they're always talking about but never doing anything about. Listen up, Super Committee.

"These and other blessings are showered upon us by legislators in Washington who feel compelled to protect us, much as if we were spotted owls or some other endangered species."

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