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“A modest tax increase on the wealthy is not going to break their backs” said Obama

Thursday, November 15th 2012 - 06:38 UTC
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President Obama has reiterated his call for high earners in the US to pay more in taxes, in his first news conference since winning re-election. He called for quick legislation to rule out tax rises on the first 250.000 dollars of income, but refused to extend cuts for the wealthiest 2%. Read full article


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  • Ayayay

    Republicans, PLEASE get on.board with trimming 'defense' spending :)..
    Ron Paul, world's best Libertarian Republican is 100% behind it.

    Anyways, does anyone think the topmost government officials of Arg would allow themselves to be interviewed like this?

    Nov 15th, 2012 - 07:08 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • joe_blog

    where are the brits gobblers on this ?

    Nov 16th, 2012 - 09:35 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • British_Kirchnerist

    Hard for regular people not to agree with Obama on this, or even to think he's not going far enough, the Republican Party looks like a sick joke to the rest of the world world...

    Nov 17th, 2012 - 09:53 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Isoooooolde is Skare

    mercopress should update the latest news from the USA such as the cover up of Libya attack and ex-Cia Petreous cover up scandal.
    Too many traitors in the USA
    no bueno

    Nov 18th, 2012 - 08:43 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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