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Posted byon December 1, 2011 at 9:55 PM EST
Republicans in the Senate have rejected an extension of the payroll tax cut that is set to expire at the end of the month. In a statement, President Obama called that vote "unacceptable."
Posted byon November 30, 2011 at 5:28 PM EST
The President's payroll tax cut would put an extra $1,500 in the pockets of a typical family earning $50,000 a year.
Posted byon November 30, 2011 at 5:01 PM EST
If Congress doesn't extend the payroll tax cut, 6.7 million people in Pennsylvania will see their taxes go up. That's the message that President Obama took to Scranton.
Posted byon November 24, 2011 at 12:00 AM EST
Welcome to the West Wing Week, your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
Posted byon November 22, 2011 at 6:25 PM EST
President Obama has proposed and enacted thousands of dollars of tax relief for American families and small businesses.
Posted byon November 22, 2011 at 4:55 PM EST
In 40 days, our taxes will go up -- unless Congress steps in to change that. Speaking from New Hampshire today, President Obama talked about that situation.
Posted byon September 29, 2011 at 8:58 AM EST
Joshua DuBois, Special Assistant to President Obama and Executive Director of The White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships describes the important benefits of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance on local communities.
Posted byon September 26, 2011 at 12:45 PM EST
White House Communications Director Dan Pfeiffer takes on some myths about who is paying what share of the taxes in America.
Posted byon August 1, 2011 at 3:07 PM EST
Gene Sperling, Director of the National Economic Council, explains how the budget deal sets the stage for balanced deficit reduction.
Posted byon July 15, 2011 at 8:35 AM EST
This week, The President holds meetings with bipartisan congressional leaders, awarded the medal of honor, and repeatedly spoke to the country about the ongoing debt discussions at the White House.