December 18, 2007

THE PARTY OF TAX HIKES:

Hoyer says Congress may not be able to patch AMT (Mike Soraghan, December 18, 2007, The Hill)

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) hinted Tuesday that Congress may not be able to stop a big tax increase from hitting 23 million Americans. [...]

Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) pounced on the news, calling Hoyer’s remarks “another reminder that the Democrat majority’s priorities do not reflect those of the American people.”

“Democrats created the AMT, repeatedly voted against Republican efforts to abolish it entirely, and have failed to stop it’s impending assault on 23 million middle-class American taxpayers,” he said.

Posted by Orrin Judd at December 18, 2007 1:48 PM
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