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Boehner tries to walk back from the blink

It’s on. John Boehner broke this morning under the terrifying interrogation of Bob Schieffer, saying he’d vote to extend just the tax cuts for the middle class and leave aside the cuts for CEOs “if that’s the only way” to … Continue reading

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Under fire for corporate ties, Boehner blinks on tax cuts for the rich

Corporate America’s man in Washington, John Boehner, who hopes to ride his lobbyist ties to the Speakership, seemed to blink on the issue of tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans on Sunday, saying he’d agree to extending only the tax … Continue reading

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(Video) Obama bashes Boehner, says GOP ‘holding middle class hostage’

Tax cuts for the rich, tin cups for the middle class, and hatred and division for all. Barack Obama said “thanks but no thanks” to all of that in his second major speech on the economy in as many days … Continue reading

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