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Democratic Senators rip corporate lobby for 'cheerleading' GOP default threat and tax cuts - RawStory.com

Democratic Senators rip corporate lobby for 'cheerleading' GOP default threat and tax cuts - RawStory.com | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

The Republican Party's debt-ceiling hostage scheme has benefited from the support of the United States' largest corporate lobbying organization, which has given its stamp of approval to the GOP's push for major federal spending cuts, punitive new work requirements for aid programs, and...

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Tax plan overlooks rural residents - Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) | Deming Headlight

Tax plan overlooks rural residents - Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) | Deming Headlight | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it
The Republican plan has its priorities backwards. It focuses on the top and assures everyone else that benefits will trickle down to them. But the reality is that nearly 28 million working families across the country will face a tax increase within 10 years. And in New Mexico, more than 200,000 families with earnings under $74,000 will see their taxes go up. It would take the typical household in New Mexico nearly four years of work just to match the giveaway being provided to a single wealthy person under this tax plan.
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These 43 Republicans blew up the deficit with tax cuts. Now they say debt is a security threat. – ThinkProgress

These 43 Republicans blew up the deficit with tax cuts. Now they say debt is a security threat. – ThinkProgress | Agents of Behemoth | Scoop.it

Every one of them previously voted to add an estimated $1 trillion to the deficit to cut taxes for the wealthy and corporations.

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