Hey, We Just Elected Huey Long As President.

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Long: He published an autobiography, in October 1933.

Obama: He published his autobiography, in August 1995.

Long: Elected to U.S. Senate in 1930

Obama: Elected to Senate in 2004.

Long: Attempted to increase revenues by imposing a new tax on the oil industry.

Obama: Hello windfall profits tax, aimed at oil companies.

Long: “Unless we provide for redistribution of wealth in this country, the country is doomed.”

Obama: “My attitude is that if the economy’s good for folks from the bottom up, it’s gonna be good for everybody … I think when you spread the wealth around, it’s good for everybody.”

Long: Long’s “Share the Wealth” plan involved taxing all incomes over a million dollars.

Obama: Obama’s “Share the Wealth” plan involved taxing all incomes over $250,000… or $150,000, if you listeBiden.

Long: Community Organizer – “If you have a Share Our Wealth Society in your neighborhood or, if you have not one, organize one – meet regularly, and let all members, men and women, go to work as quickly and as hard as they can to get every person in the neighborhood to become a member and to go out with them to get more members for the society.”

Obama: Community Organizer.

Long: “Every family to be furnished by the Government a homestead allowance…”

Obama: “We are going to cut taxes for 95 percent of Americans…”