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Geithner: No Agreement "Without Rates Going Up"

Esther46 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 1:11 AM
Geithner should pay his back taxes first before opening his uncontrolled mouth. He is a nerd who has lucked into a position that, probably, pays him a handsome sum to prostitute himself into a financial position that makes him vulnerable to being used. We don't need you, traitor. You are a disgrace to our nation!
In one of his appearances on today's Sunday talk shows, Obama Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner made a hard stand about increasing tax rates on high income-earners and small business owners, insisting that there is to be no deal without rates rising.

In an interview with Candy Crowley on CNN's State of the Union, Geithner claimed that the Obama Administration proposal, which includes various spending provisions intended as economic stimulus, had "huge support in the business community" and that it would be "good for the economy."

The Congressional Budget Office's analysis of the fiscal cliff projected that up...