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  •  - Ireland's Minister for Finance Michael Noonan poses for photographers as he holds a copy of Ireland's 2012 budget on the steps of Government Buildings in Dublin

    Ireland's Minister for Finance Michael Noonan poses for photographers as he holds a copy of Ireland's 2012 budget on the steps of Government Buildings in Dublin

    Posted: 12/6/2011 11:37:51 AM EST
    Ireland's Minister for Finance Michael Noonan poses for photographers as he holds a copy of Ireland's 2012 budget on the steps of Government Buildings ahead of his budget speech in Dublin December 6, 2011. Ireland's coalition government detailed 1.6 billion euros worth of tax increases on Tuesday in the second part of what it hopes will be the toughest budget of its five-year term of office. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: POLITICS BUSINESS)
  •  - A man passes the Guinness beer factory in the city centre of Dublin

    A man passes the Guinness beer factory in the city centre of Dublin

    Posted: 12/6/2011 9:03:16 AM EST
    A man passes the Guinness beer factory in the city centre of Dublin December 6, 2011. Ireland's Finance Minister Michael Noonan will announce details of tax increases and extra charges in the second part of the 2012 Budget. Ireland's government on Monday unveiled what it hoped will be the toughest budget of its five-year term, but as it tries to keep the public onside economists are warning that a global downturn means the worst may be yet to come. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - A woman walks past graffitti in the city centre of Dublin

    A woman walks past graffitti in the city centre of Dublin

    Posted: 12/6/2011 9:02:10 AM EST
    A woman walks past graffitti in the city centre of Dublin December 6, 2011. Ireland's Finance Minister Michael Noonan will announce details of tax increases and extra charges in the second part of the 2012 Budget. Ireland's government on Monday unveiled what it hoped will be the toughest budget of its five-year term, but as it tries to keep the public onside economists are warning that a global downturn means the worst may be yet to come. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - A woman walks past a shop advertising a sale in the city centre of Dublin

    A woman walks past a shop advertising a sale in the city centre of Dublin

    Posted: 12/6/2011 9:01:23 AM EST
    A woman walks past a shop advertising a sale in the city centre of Dublin December 6, 2011. Ireland's Finance Minister Michael Noonan will announce details of tax increases and extra charges in the second part of the 2012 Budget. Ireland's government on Monday unveiled what it hoped will be the toughest budget of its five-year term, but as it tries to keep the public onside economists are warning that a global downturn means the worst may be yet to come. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - A woman walks past grafitti in the city centre of Dublin

    A woman walks past grafitti in the city centre of Dublin

    Posted: 12/6/2011 8:59:59 AM EST
    A woman walks past grafitti in the city centre of Dublin December 6, 2011. Ireland's Finance Minister Michael Noonan will announce details of tax increases and extra charges in the second part of the 2012 Budget. Ireland's government on Monday unveiled what it hoped will be the toughest budget of its five-year term, but as it tries to keep the public onside economists are warning that a global downturn means the worst may be yet to come. REUTERS/Cathal McNaughton (IRELAND - Tags: TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY BUSINESS POLITICS)
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    Posted: 11/29/2011 6:55:45 AM EST
    Workers of the Hellenic Steel Company stand at the entrance of a factory during the 29th day of a strike opposing job and wages cuts of their company at Aspropyrgos suburb west of Athens, on Monday, Nov. 28 2011. Heading for a fourth year of deep recession and with unemployment at a record high, Greece has implemented repeated pension and wage cuts _ coupled with heavy tax increases and a rise in retirement ages _ to cut bloated budget deficits. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
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    Posted: 11/29/2011 6:55:45 AM EST
    Workers of the Hellenic Steel Company set fires at the entrance of a factory during the 29th day of a strike opposing job and wages cuts of their company at Aspropyrgos suburb west of Athens, on Monday, Nov. 28 2011. Heading for a fourth year of deep recession and with unemployment at a record high, Greece has implemented repeated pension and wage cuts _ coupled with heavy tax increases and a rise in retirement ages _ to cut bloated budget deficits. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
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    Posted: 11/24/2011 12:35:45 AM EST
    FILE - In this Nov. 22, 2011 file photo, President Barack Obama gestures while speaking at Central High School in Manchester, N.H. The failure of Congress' supercommittee adds a new dimension to the 2012 political contests by drawing political battle lines around broad tax increases and massive spending cuts that are now scheduled to begin automatically in 2013. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
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    Posted: 11/3/2011 1:35:45 AM EST
    A stocks trader flashes the thumbs down sign and slash-the-neck gesture to indicate the down trading at the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila Wednesday Nov. 2, 2011. The PSE Index dropped 73.31 points Wednesday to close at 4,260.41 points following a global market reaction to Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou, who said he would call a national vote on an unpopular European plan that entails painful tax increases and drastic welfare cuts. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks at the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks at the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:49:35 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner speaks at the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:48:07 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner looks down as he addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner looks down as he addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:38:24 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner looks down as he addresses the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner looks up as he is introduced to address the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner looks up as he is introduced to address the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:37:40 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner looks up as he is introduced to address the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:36:24 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:35:33 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
  •  - Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington

    Posted: 9/15/2011 1:34:52 PM EST
    Speaker of the House John Boehner addresses the Economic Club in Washington September 15, 2011. Boehner on Thursday dismissed President Barack Obama's jobs-creation package as a "poor substitute" for policies that would boost the economy and ruled out tax increases as a way to close the country's budget gap. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS POLITICS)
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    Posted: 9/8/2011 6:40:49 PM EST
    People display copies of a rough plan to raise $400 million to build a downtown arena during a luncheon meeting of the Sacramento Press Club in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson released a report issued by the Think Big Sacramento committee that proposes a three-way financing plan that combines user fees with public money and private investment without broad tax increases for the construction of an entertainment and sports complex with the NBA's Sacramento Kings basketball team as the primary tenant .(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
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    Posted: 9/8/2011 6:40:49 PM EST
    FILE - This March 28, 2003, file photo, shows an overhead view of part of a 240-acre rail yard that is the proposed site of a new downtown arena in Sacramento, Calif., as part of a plan detailed by Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson during a speech Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. Johnson released a report issued by the Think Big Sacramento committee proposing a three-way financing plan that combines user fees with public money and private investment without broad tax increases for the construction of an entertainment and sports complex with the NBA's Sacramento Kings basketball team as the primary tenant .(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
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    Posted: 9/8/2011 6:40:49 PM EST
    Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson displays a copy of the rough plan to raise $400 million to build a downtown arena, during his speech before the Sacramento Press Club in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. The report issued by the Think Big Sacramento committee proposes a three-way financing plan that combines user fees with public money and private investment without broad tax increases for the construction of an entertainment and sports complex with the NBA's Sacramento Kings as the primary tenant .(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
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    Posted: 9/8/2011 6:40:49 PM EST
    Sacramento Mayor Kevin Johnson discusses the rough plan to raise $400 million to build a downtown arena during a speech before the Sacramento Press Club in Sacramento, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011. Johnson's Think Big Sacramento committee proposes a three-way financing plan that combines user fees with public money and private investment without broad tax increases for the construction of an entertainment and sports complex with the NBA's Sacramento Kings basketball team as the primary tenant .(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)