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Report: Boehner Proposes Tax Rate Hike on Millionaires, White House Rejects (UPDATE: Or Not?)

tuttletacoma Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 10:55 AM
why isn't bohner demanding that old fairy reid pass his mandated senate budgets how can the budget process go forward when the senate hasn't passed anu of their budget's in over 1300 days
JasonCharleston Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 11:01 AM
Kabuki theater. Both walking parasites want to keep this ponzi scheme going.

We had the AP's write-up of this story on the homepage yesterday, but I think it's worth a second look.  Politico initially broke the news, so let's consult the original source:

Speaker John Boehner has proposed allowing tax rates to rise for the wealthiest Americans if President Barack Obama agrees to major entitlement cuts, according to several sources close to the talks. It is the first time Boehner has offered any boost in marginal tax rates for any income group, and it would represent a major concession for the Ohio Republican. Boehner suggested hiking...