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  • McDonald's Chief Exec Says US Must Cut Taxes

    11/07/2011 1:40:35 AM PST · by markomalley · 19 replies
    Sky News ^ | 11/7/11 | Jeff Randall
    America must cut taxes and reduce Government spending in order to kick-start a recovery, McDonald's chief executive Jim Skinner has told Sky News. In a rare television interview, he told me: "The question is, how can we get the ox out of the ditch? "In order to create jobs in America, you're going to have to do something with the tax… You have to cut taxes… particularly in the business community. "We pay some of the highest [corporate] taxes around the world… There needs to be some levelling." Asked about federal borrowing, he said: "It's not a good story that's...