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Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 3:07 PM EST
Press Secretary Jay Carney explains how the Buffett Rule, proposed to ensure everyone does their fair share and everyone plays by the same set of rules, was previously supported by a very well-known Republican President.
Posted byon April 11, 2012 at 8:22 AM EST
Brian Deese, the Deputy Director of the National Economic Council, explains the Buffett Rule in a new White House White Board.
Posted byon April 10, 2012 at 11:00 AM EST
A new report from the White House highlights the need for Congress to take action and pass the Buffett Rule. Here are some of the highlights.
Posted byon April 9, 2012 at 4:00 PM EST
Brian Deese, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council answers your questions on the Buffett Rule during a session of Office Hours on Twitter.
Posted byon April 6, 2012 at 2:00 PM EST
A brief glimpse at the week of April 2nd, 2012 on WhiteHouse.gov and beyond.
Posted byon April 4, 2012 at 11:26 AM EST
There’s a new addition to this year’s Federal Taxpayer Receipt: Now Americans can not only see how their tax dollars are being spent, they can see just how people making over a million dollars a year effectively paid $0 in taxes last year
Posted byon April 3, 2012 at 1:07 PM EST
The President’s approach to reducing our deficit is a balanced approach that asks the wealthiest to pay their fair share, achieves significant health savings and enacts sensible spending cuts while making the investments we need to have a strong middle class.
Posted byon March 31, 2012 at 4:30 AM EST
President Obama calls on Congress to pass the Buffett Rule, a principle that ensures that millionaires and billionaires do not pay less in taxes as a share of their income than middle class families pay -- as a matter of fairness.
Posted byon March 22, 2012 at 9:23 AM EST
David Plouffe, Senior Advisor to President Obama, sends a message to individuals on the White House email list about the House Republican budget.
Posted byon March 12, 2012 at 4:53 PM EST
As gas prices rise, oil companies just watch their profits increase. And yet, they're still subsidized by Congress to the tune of $4 billion a year. That's about $7,610 every minute.