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Republican Senators face Risks over Proposal on Tax Cuts

  By JONATHAN WEISMAN Like always, senate Republicans will press this week to extend tax cuts for affluent families scheduled to expire Jan. 1, but the same Republican tax plan would allow a series of tax cuts for the working poor and the middle class to end next year. Republicans say the tax breaks for […]

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President Obama Corners Republicans Again on Tax Cuts [video]

    President Obama put Republicans in a box again on the issue of tax cuts, challenging them to extend Bush-era tax cuts for the middle class but let tax cuts for the wealthy expire. The President called for a temporary one-year extension of the Bush-era tax cuts for households making less than $250,000 a year […]

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Fighting For The Rich: GOP offers Obama Deal on Bush tax cuts

  By Easton L Yes, it is politics and we are back to talking about the old GOP wedge issue know as the George W. Bush-era tax cuts. The Bush tax cuts which is a deficit buster since its implementation, is back on the negotiation table  as the Senate’s top Republican renewed an offer today […]

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5 Good Reasons Americans Are Right To Blame Bush For The Current Economy

By Tiana L A new Gallup poll provide no good news for Mitt Romney’s primary argument against Obama as it relates to the current state of the US economy. Sixty-eight percent of Americans — including 49 percent of Republicans — say President George W. Bush is responsible for the state of today’s economy. Regardless of how you […]

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How Bush-Fueled Deficits Continue To Haunt Obama [video]

Who Really Caused The Deficit? Republicans are preparing an effort to hang high deficits and debt around President Obama’s neck. Here’s who’s really to blame. By Sahil Kapur This week Republicans will attempt to move the national political conversation back to a familiar theme with a series of attacks on President Obama over the national […]

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