Skip to comments.Princeton Economist: Obama Campaign Is Misrepresenting My Study on Romney's Tax Plan
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 Romneys 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 ...
“....the Obama campaign is misrepresenting his paper on Romney’s tax plan....”
Yeah, so what’s new?
The bad news is, Obama’s administration is as incompetent and dishonest as his campaign.
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