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Posted byon December 20, 2012 at 3:24 PM EST
House Republicans have introduced a bill, The Spending Reduction Act of 2012, that would negatively impact the American people in several ways. Let’s take a quick look.
Posted byon December 20, 2012 at 2:30 PM EST
Republicans in Congress have proposed legislation known as “Plan B” that raises taxes on 25 million middle-class families, while cutting taxes for households making more than $1 million each year.
Posted byon December 12, 2012 at 6:22 PM EST
President Obama holds 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.
Posted byon December 10, 2012 at 12:00 PM EST
Seven middle-class Americans with a personal stake in Washington’s “fiscal cliff” debate sit down with the Vice President at the Metro 29 Diner in Arlington, Virginia to explain how paying about $2,000 more in taxes next year would affect them.
Posted byon December 8, 2012 at 5:30 AM EST
President Obama urges Congress to extend the middle class income tax cuts for 98 percent of Americans and 97 percent of small businesses without delay, making it clear that a balanced approach to deficit reduction means that Republicans in Congress must agree to ask the wealthiest Americans to pay higher tax rates.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 5:01 PM EST
Tiffany, a high school teacher who lives in Northern Virginia, is one of the thousands of people who wrote in to the White House to share what it would mean to her family if their income taxes went up next year.
Posted byon December 6, 2012 at 1:00 PM EST
Tiffany, who lives in Northern Virginia with her husband, seven-year old son, and parents, answered the President's call to speak out about what a $2,000 tax hike next year would mean for her family.
Posted byon December 4, 2012 at 12:33 PM EST
A typical middle class family of four will see their income taxes rise by $2,200 if Congress doesn't act before the end of the year. it doesn't take an economic expert to understand why middle-class families can't afford that right now.
Posted byon December 3, 2012 at 2:52 PM EST
Today, the President connected directly with the Americans who are speaking out about middle-class tax cuts during a live Twitter Q&A from the Roosevelt Room of the White House.
Posted byon December 3, 2012 at 2:04 PM EST
Americans from across the country are speaking out about extending tax cuts for the middle class.