White House Could Protect Middle Class From Tax Hikes If Deficit Talks Falter

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    I love the smell of a constitutional crisis in the morning, it smells like victory.
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right ' Michigan's a real showcase, ain't it?...
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    Obama: Look at Michigan to See How Unions Built America's Middle Class
    December 10, 2012 – Speaking at the Daimler Detroit Diesel Plant in Redford, Mich., on Monday, President Barack Obama lashed out at the Michigan legislature, which is preparing to pass a right-to-work law, and declared that Americans only needed to look at Michigan if they wanted to see how unions helped build the middle class.
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    Unless the rates are returned then all that will do is ensure that at the end of the year those people OWE actual money to the Government.
     
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    why protect them when they pay so little??? The top 1% pay 40 % of all taxes; aren't they the ones who need to be protected??
     

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