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Super Committee Tax Cuts

Some Republican Lawmakers Are Turning Their Backs on Grover Norquist

Joe Lapointe | Posted 01.16.2012 | Politics
Joe Lapointe

For a quarter-century, Grover Norquist has bullied politicians into signing a no-tax pledge. But some good news came when 40 House Republicans signed a letter urging the congressional "super committee" to consider revenue increases as part of the solution to the debt problem.

Sam Stein

Super Committee Democrats Propose Scrapping Bush Tax Cut Debate In Exchange For Billions In Revenue | Sam Stein | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Under their latest proposal to the deficit reduction super committee, Democrats would agree to undertake comprehensive tax reform that i...

Sam Stein

Super Committee Dems Decide Against Extending Deadline | Sam Stein | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Congressional Democrats on the super committee tasked with finding $1.2 trillion in deficit reduction have ruled out supporting a measur...

Sam Stein

Super Committee Could Pass A Resolution Giving Itself More Time | Sam Stein | Posted 01.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The congressional super committee tasked with finding $1.5 trillion or so in deficit reduction is racing against the clock. Under its ch...