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Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Obama to Deficit Commission: Everything’s on the Table


“President Obama said Tuesday that ‘everything has to be on the table’ for a new commission examining the federal deficit, a position that raises the possibility that he could revisit the most expensive provisions of his new health-care law or backtrack on his pledge not to raise taxes for the middle class.” (Washington Post, Wednesday)

No-new-tax pledges are as solid as bubbles.

FEE Timely Classic
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