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DeMint Says House Speaker Boehner's Proposal Will "Destroy American Jobs"

natch Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 7:47 AM
Senator Mike Lee would be a much better choice for 2016.

Republican House Speaker John Boehner’s has offered president Obama a proposal to generate $800 billion in new revenue. Obama rejected Boehner’s proposal in one hour flat because it does not go far enough in raising taxes on the wealthy.

Indeed, all Boehner proposed was closing loopholes. Yet, closing loopholes to raise $800 billion over ten years is too much for Tea-Party activists such as Senator Jim DeMint, co-founder of the Senate Tea Party caucus.

Bloomberg reports Republican...