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Boehner Announces Fiscal Cliff "Plan B"

Anonymous7888 Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 1:18 PM
Phoney baloney. And if this country continues to tip with more and more people on entitlements and fewer paying all the income taxes.... you can kiss 2016 goodbye anyway. And how about just doing the right thing for once. Raising income taxes on top 2% will do diddly squat when it comes to the deficit.

House Speaker John Boehner announced Tuesday he will be bringing a fiscal cliff "plan B" to the House floor this week for a vote. Boehner says his new plan will protect as many taxpayers as possible and is a tax-only measure. More from National Journal.

Two congressional sources said the vote would probably be held on Thursday.

The tax-only measure is being called "Plan B" by Republicans and they are looking at it as an alternative to a broader plan that the speaker has been negotiating with the White House.

Talks between the White...