” - - - The bill is paid for by a 0.7 percent surcharge of Americans making over $1 million.”
Is it Constitutionally legal to have targeted tax increases for specific Federal projects?
How much money will this “surcharge” generate between now and 11-2012?
Funny you should ask.
If you carefully examine your phone bill, you will find a tax tracing to the Spanish-American War, ostensibly funding the expansion of long-distance phone service.