Obama Team Pressures Gop On Payroll Tax Cut

Payroll Tax Cut

President Obama's aides sought to pressure House Republicans in the hours leading up to a vote on a two-month extension of the payroll tax cut, ...

Sections:  news   politics   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Coalition on immigration bill clears first testsCoalition on immigration bill clears first tests
    The bipartisan coalition behind a contentious overhaul of immigration laws stuck together on a critical early series of test votes Thursday, turning back challenges from conservative critics as the Senate Judiciary Committee refined legislation to secure the nation's borders and offer eventual citizenship to millions living illegally in the United States. More
  • Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan
    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
  • Obama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tourObama to open middle-class jobs, opportunity tour
    Aiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the country to resurrect ideas from his State of the Union address that became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory boardGOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Original ricin suspect was held despite evidence pointing to another man
    After keeping Elvis impersonator James Kevin Curtis in jail for a week, interrogating him while he was chained to a chair and turning his house upside down, federal authorities had no confession or physical evidence tying him to the ricin-laced letters sent to President Obama and other public officials. More
ASK NEWS:
  • Wonkbook: Digging beyond the main findings of the Goldilocks jobs ... - Washington Post
    ... more by the Wonkblog team ... A healthy payroll ... that wage and inflation pressures aren’t ... Wall Street Journal . Obama ... Tax ...
    04/7/2014 - 9:07 am | View Link
  • More
BING NEWS:
  • Obama’s Numbers (January 2014 Update)
    The increase in food stamp beneficiaries is due partly to economic pressures, but also to liberalizations in both benefits and eligibility under President Obama and also under his predecessor. We covered those in some detail back in 2012 when GOP ...
    01/15/2014 - 6:03 am | View Link
  • Factcheck: Obama Report Card
    The increase in food stamp beneficiaries is due partly to economic pressures, but also to liberalizations in both benefits and eligibility under President Obama and also under his predecessor. We covered those in some detail back in 2012 when GOP ...
    01/15/2014 - 5:53 am | View Link
  • Ohio's Economic Uptick Could Help Secure Victory For Obama
    Healy, the Democratic mayor of Canton, recalls how, in the grim early days of 2010, when unemployment topped 13 percent, the budget was shrinking and pressures ... GOP convention, noting he'd erased a projected $8 billion deficit without a statewide tax ...
    09/29/2012 - 3:49 am | View Link
  • Obama Pressures Republicans to Approve Short-Term Tax Cut Extension
    With lawmakers locked in a dispute over how to extend the payroll tax cut, President Obama climbed the bully pulpit ... Boehner asked him to send his economic team to Capitol Hill to negotiate a full-year extension, but "the president declined the ...
    12/22/2011 - 9:30 am | View Link
  • WSJ Slams GOP for ‘Payroll Tax Fiasco,’ Says Party Has Lost ‘the Tax Issue to Obama’
    The conservative Wall Street Journal editorial board came down hard on House Republicans Wednesday for pandering on passing a payroll tax break ... that the GOP is becoming an unintentional ally for the Obama reelection campaign team: “Republicans ...
    12/20/2011 - 11:00 am | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Elections | Politics | Fox News
    Find the most recent news about the presidential candidates, elections and the debates on Fox News.
    04/23/2014 - 4:38 pm | View Website
  • Why Do The Republicans And The Tea Party Hate President Obama?
    © 2008 VVeasey Publishing. 10/21/09. Why Do Republicans and Tea Party Hate President Obama? I guess more accurately the question should be why do some people hate ...
    04/23/2014 - 10:12 am | View Website
  • Barack Obama
    Main articles: Family of Barack Obama and Early life and career of Barack Obama
    04/23/2014 - 8:24 am | View Website
  • Politics News and U.S. Elections Coverage
    Get the latest breaking politics news and political coverage of U.S. elections. Get updates on President Obama's White House, Congress and more at ABC News.
    04/23/2014 - 7:13 am | View Website
  • Breaking Political News, Headlines & Opinion | Politics ...
    A federal appeals court on Monday ordered the Obama administration to release a redacted version of secret memos justifying the use of drones to kill American ...
    04/22/2014 - 5:58 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Politics News