GOP pushes business tax cut through d...

GOP pushes business tax cut through divided House

There are 4 comments on the story from Apr 20, 2012, titled GOP pushes business tax cut through divided House. In it, reports that:

49 percent of its tax breaks would go to taxpayers with income exceeding $1 million

Republicans rammed an election-year, $46 billion tax cut for most of America's employers through the House on Thursday, ignoring a White House veto threat in a debate both parties used to show voters how they would bolster the economy.

The near party-line 235-173 vote moved the bill to the Senate, where Democrats controlling the chamber are sure to ignore it. But the measure's inevitable demise was secondary to the chance it gave each side to offer its prescriptions for creating jobs...

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Jefferson, MA

#1 Apr 20, 2012
'Mr Bill' pushing his slanted and biased agenda
Sheik Yerbouti

Lambertville, NJ

#3 Apr 20, 2012
Once again rethugs show their contempt for middle and working class Americans! This is the rethug version of 'class warfare.'

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you poop in clean water

#4 Apr 20, 2012
the bill would only reduce taxes on businesses that are incorporated as separate entities and therefore pay the corporate income tax. This is important because the vast majority of small businesses are proprietorships or partnerships that do not pay the corporate income tax. These small businesses would not benefit from the Republican tax cut.

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Bethlehem, PA

#5 Apr 20, 2012
boner and the baggers just don't get it.

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