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Princeton Economist: Obama Campaign Is Misrepresenting My Study on Romney's Tax Plan
The Weekly Standard ^ | Oct 8, 2012 | John McCormack

Posted on 10/08/2012 11:55:11 AM PDT by DonkeyBonker

Last night, the Obama campaign blasted out another email claiming that Mitt Romney's tax plan would either require raising taxes on the middle class or blowing a hole in the deficit. "Even the studies that Romney has cited to claim his plan adds up still show he would need to raise middle-class taxes," said the Obama campaign press release. "In fact, Harvard economist Martin Feldstein and Princeton economist Harvey Rosen both concede that paying for Romney’s tax cuts would require large tax increases on families making between $100,000 and $200,000."

But that's not true. Princeton professor Harvey Rosen tells THE WEEKLY STANDARD in an email that the Obama campaign is misrepresenting his paper on Romney's tax plan:

(Excerpt) Read more at weeklystandard.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Front Page News; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: obama; romneytaxplan
The lies continue...
1 posted on 10/08/2012 11:55:21 AM PDT by DonkeyBonker
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To: DonkeyBonker

sfl


2 posted on 10/08/2012 12:20:45 PM PDT by phockthis (http://www.supremelaw.org/fedzone11/index.htm ...)
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To: DonkeyBonker

“....the Obama campaign is misrepresenting his paper on Romney’s tax plan....”

Yeah, so what’s new?


3 posted on 10/08/2012 12:24:43 PM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: DonkeyBonker

The bad news is, Obama’s administration is as incompetent and dishonest as his campaign.


4 posted on 10/08/2012 12:51:07 PM PDT by popdonnelly (The first priority is get Obama out of the White House.)
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