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Obama Seeks $1 Trillion Tax Increase on High Earners, Companies

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February 26, 2009 – Comments (6)

By Ryan J. Donmoyer

Feb. 26 (Bloomberg) -- President Barack Obama proposed almost $1 trillion in higher taxes on the 2.6 million highest- earning Americans, Wall Street financiers, U.S.-based multinational corporations, and oil companies, to pay for permanent breaks for lower earners.

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#1) On February 26, 2009 at 12:46 PM, TDevils13 (93.65) wrote:

Good.

 

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#2) On February 26, 2009 at 12:53 PM, devoish (97.62) wrote:

Is that trillion in just the first year or is that a cumulative amount over ten years on the 2.5% highest US wage earners?

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#3) On February 26, 2009 at 1:01 PM, kdakota630 (29.83) wrote:

Top- earning households would pay $636.7 billion in additional taxes over the next decade, Obama’s budget estimates.

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Obama proposed $353.5 billion in higher taxes on corporations over the next decade Report this comment
#4) On February 26, 2009 at 1:06 PM, nthought (< 20) wrote:

Thank Bush, spending 180 million a piece on fighter jets and other profligate spending.  Now it's us or them.

 

I pick them since they all backed Bush.  It should be more.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

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#5) On February 26, 2009 at 1:33 PM, ocsurf (< 20) wrote:

At least thing he's doing right...

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#6) On February 26, 2009 at 1:37 PM, motleyanimal (85.72) wrote:

They are evil...and must be destroyed.

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