Meet The Press Host Challenges Boehne...

Meet The Press Host Challenges Boehner On GOP Tax Myths

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liBeRALs

Minneapolis, MN

#1 Mar 3, 2013
Meet The Press Host Challenges Boehner On GOP Tax Myths

Source: Think Progress

JOHN BOEHNER: We’ve got to find a way through our tax code to promote more economic growth in our country. We can do this by closing loopholes, bringing the rates down for all Americans, making the tax code fairer — it will promote more economic growth.

DAVID GREGORY: But there’s no iron-clad evidence that lowering marginal tax rates is going to lead to economic growth.

BOEHNER: Oh yes there is. There’s mountains…

GREGORY: Bill Clinton raised taxes. President Reagan raised taxes.

BOEHNER: There’s mountains of evidence that if we bring tax rates down, we will help spur economic growth in our country.

Read more: http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2013/03/03/1...

The truly amazing thing about the story is that a journalist actually question a right wing talking point. Typically, to be "serious," you have to support the Republican narrative. Look at Bob Woodard.
non-starter

Saint Paul, MN

#2 Mar 4, 2013
Bob Woodward, the first journalist to point out the Obama suggested the sequester? The first journalist to say the president has no clothes?
liBeRALs

Saint Paul, MN

#3 Mar 4, 2013
non-starter wrote:
Bob Woodward, the first journalist to point out the Obama suggested the sequester? The first journalist to say the president has no clothes?
What color is the sky on your planet?

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