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Al Hoffman on debt ceiling: Republicans need to accept tax hikes



Uber Republican fundraiser and Floridian Al Hoffman Jr. weighs in with a New York Times op-ed Thursday saying Congressional Republicans need to compromise: "...Instead, they should counter the president’s smallness by going big. Rather than go to their martyrdom as ideological purists, they should open the door to tax increases — but only if every $1 in new taxes is applied to deficit reduction and is matched by at least $4 in real spending cuts, including entitlement reform.." Full column can be found here.

[Last modified: Thursday, July 14, 2011 12:56pm]


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