Deficit and the election

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  1. SnagNasty
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    Granny says it just keeps gettin' worser an' worser...
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    CBO: Corporate Taxes Up 34% in FY12; Individual Taxes Up 4%;Deficit Still Tops $1T
    November 8, 2012 - The Congressional Budget Office officially reported on Wednesday that the federal budget deficit in fiscal 2012 (which ended on Sept. 30) topped a trillion dollars for the fourth straight year even though federal taxes paid by individuals increased by 4 percent during the year and federal income taxes paid by corporation increased by about 34 percent.
     
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    Boehner needs to play his "trump" card and start the ball rolling. It's the House's responsibility to initiate fiscal legislation. How about it, John? Gonna drive us off the cliff?
     

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