Mcconnell Offers Obama Temporary Deal On Bush Tax Cuts

USA TODAYMcConnell offers Obama temporary deal on Bush tax cutsUSA TODAYBy David Jackson, USA TODAY The Senate's top Republican renewed an offer today to President Obama over the George W. Bush-era tax cuts, due to expire at the end of the year. "What we ought to be doing is extend the current tax rates for another year ...Adviser: Obama 100% Committed to Ending Bush Tax CutsCleveland News - Fox 8GOP offers Obama temp deal on Bush tax cutsTucson CitizenHundreds of people came to welcome two cheetahs who made their public debut ...The News-PressWall Street Journal (blog) -The Hill (blog)all 11 news articles »

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