Skip to comments.Veteran Republican senator denounces Boehner's tax offer
Posted on 12/04/2012 8:16:29 PM PST by Olog-hai
A Republican senator underscored division within his party ranks on Tuesday by opposing a plan by the top Republican to increase tax revenues as part of a possible deal to avert the fiscal cliff.
Senator Jim DeMint, a favorite of the anti-tax Tea Party movement, said the proposal by House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner for $800 billion in increased tax revenues would destroy jobs and allow Washington politicians to swell, not reduce, the deficit.
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get that crying baby socialist gone!!!
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