December 12, 2012
06:22 PM EDT
Today, President Obama held a conference call with a bipartisan group of mayors and community leaders from around the country to discuss preventing an income tax increase on middle-class families. Several of the mayors asked some of their constituents who had shared what a $2,000 tax increase next year would mean for their familes to join the call as well.
Check out some photos and tweets from leaders who listened in from cities and towns nationwide below, or on
[ View the story "#MY2K: President Obama Talks Middle-Class Tax Cuts with Mayors and Their Constituents" on Storify]
#MY2K: President Obama Talks Middle-Class Tax Cuts with Mayors and Their Constituents
President Obama held a conference call with a bipartisan group of mayors and community leaders to discuss the actions we need to take to keep our economy growing and prevent an income tax increase on middle class families. Mayors and constituents listened in from around the country, take a look.
Storified by The White House · Wed, Dec 12 2012 15:29:15
Stepping onto a conference call with @BarackObama to discuss the Fiscal Cliff and impact of #my2k on communities like South Bend.Pete Buttigieg
Conference call w/Pres Obama & community leaders on need to extend middle class tax cuts #MY2K
#my2k In Gary, IN on call with seniors, leaders and members of the middle class. We support Pres. Obama and balanced approach to budget.Karen Freeman Wilson
More than a dozen Avondale residents took part in a conference call from City Hall this morning to hear President...
of Avondale, AZ
Great mtg/call today with President Obama, mayors and county officials to highlight the importance of protecting middle class tax cuts #My2KDavid Agnew
Just left a meeting w the President on protecting the middle class and making sure 98 percent of Americans don't...
I was honored 2 spend AM with prez @barackobama at the White House. Do you support extending middle class tax cuts? Use #my2k 2 let him knowChris Coleman