One of the strongest elements of Mitt Romney's spectacular debate performance was his decisive rejoinder to the president's oft-repeated allegation that the Republican plans to raise taxes on middle class families. Obama said Romney has designs on an unpaid-for $5 trillion tax cut that would eventually necessitate higher tax bills for average Americans. Romney flatly rejected the claim by calling it false, then explained what he actually has in mind. But the president returned to the "$5 trillion" well on several subsequent occasions, prompting more rebuttals from his challenger. FactCheck.org and CNN reviewed Obama's accusation, and found it wanting....
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Aura, it's like talking to a bunch of imbeciles. They truly think that Mitt is going to lower taxes, keep it revenue neutral and cut the deficit, while not revealing any details. All he is really going to do is sell off America to the highest bidder while wrecking the environment along the way.
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