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Boehner Pushing Vote on Tax Hike for Millionaires

As President Obama and House SpeakerJohn A. Boehner took turns blaming each other for the sudden lull in the budget talks, the action continued off-camera Wednesday as the Ohio Republican focused on building support from his conservative majority to increase tax rates on the wealthy.

Boehner faces a potentially insurmountable challenge: Even though Republican leaders are all but resigned that the top tax rates will have to rise in the new year, the party's rank-and-file House members are not.

Source: LA Times. Read full article. (link)

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  • Rick Santorum||

    LOL. Watching Boehner capitulate is hilarious. He has absolutely zero principles.

  • Scarecrow Repair||

    That's a good thing, because he has no spine with which to back them up with.

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