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Posted byon July 26, 2012 at 4:15 PM EST
The President calls the Senate's vote to extend tax cuts for middle class families, "The right thing to do."
Posted byon July 17, 2012 at 2:38 PM EST
Analysis from Jason Furman, Principal Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, highlights the major flaws, errors and misleading statements in a report on President Obama's tax plan.
Posted byon July 11, 2012 at 3:58 PM EST
The health care law President Obama signed in 2010 is already making a positive difference in the lives of millions of Americans. But rather than move on and act on the President’s plans to cut taxes and strengthen the economy, House Republicans voted again to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon July 11, 2012 at 2:32 PM EST
President Obama is calling on Congress to extend the middle class tax cuts for the 98 percent of Americans making less than $250,000 for another year—a proposal that will also extend tax cuts for 97 percent of all small business owners in America.
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 5:07 PM EST
President Obama is calling on Congress to extend tax cuts for the 98 percent of Americans making less than $250,000 a year.
Posted byon July 10, 2012 at 9:49 AM EST
The White House responds to a petition that asked the Obama Administration to commit to vetoing any legislation that extends the Bush tax cuts for the top 1%.
Posted byon July 9, 2012 at 2:34 PM EST
If Congress fails to act, a typical middle-class family of four will see its taxes go up by $2,200, and America’s small business owners would take a big hit. The President refuses to let that happen.
Posted byon April 14, 2012 at 4:30 AM EST
President Obama urges Congress to pass the Buffett Rule -- which asks those who make more than $1 million a year to pay at least the same percentage of their income in taxes as middle class families -- as a principle of fairness.
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 5:30 PM EST
A quick look at the week that was on WhiteHouse.gov.
Posted byon April 13, 2012 at 9:30 AM EST
In 2011, the Obamas paid $162,074 in total tax and the Bidens paid $87,900 in total federal tax for 2011