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Obama Middle Class Tax Cuts

Jennifer Bendery

Obama Takes Firm Stand On Extending Bush Tax Cuts | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama would veto legislation that extends all of the Bush administration's tax cuts, including those for the middle cla...

Obama's 'North Star' Not Enough by Itself

Jeffrey Feldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeffrey Feldman

What lurks behind Obama's North Star rhetoric is his apparent conviction that only economic improvement, not political battles, are important for gaining back political ground for the Democratic Party.

Sam Stein

Obama Lashes Out At 'Hostage-Taking' Republicans, Sanctimonious Democrats | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With Reporting From Ryan Grim WASHINGTON -- Taking the lectern in the James Brady briefing room for an impromptu news conference on Tuesday afternoon...

Obama Tax Cut Deal: President Announces Agreement To Extend Tax Cuts, Renew Jobless Benefits

AP | JIM KUHNHENN and DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Brushing past Democratic opposition, President Barack Obama announced agreement with Republicans Monday night on a plan to extend e...

Sam Stein

Tax Cut Deal: White House, GOP Leaders Close To Agreement | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: President Barack Obama announced "a framework for a bipartisan agreement" Monday night over the impending expiration of the Bush tax cuts. ...