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Boehner Announces Fiscal Cliff "Plan B"

TeaLeaves00 Wrote: Dec 18, 2012 2:52 PM
I don't care if they raise taxes on those making over 1 million, or even 1 million dollar and over capital gains (short term gains, indexed for inflation.) I think that is a false "line". Anyway, probably 90% of those rich people voted for O anyway. We need to concentrate on reducing the spending, and the rate of increase for lower income working people.

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...