McConnell: pass the ‘fiscal cliff’ tax deal now

Published on NewsOK Published: December 31, 2012
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Philip Klein

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell took to the Senate floor this afternoon to urge passage of the tax portion of the “fiscal cliff” agreement, while delaying action on the spending front.

The proposed deal, which I outlined in more detail here, would make permanent the Bush era tax rates on income under $400,000 for individuals and $450,000 for families.

Here were his remarks:

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