- Nov 24, 2009
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- San Francisco
- Political Leaning
“If the only option I have is to vote for some of those tax reductions, I’ll vote for it.” — House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-OH)
Finally, something Democrats and Republicans can agree on.
Excerpted from “John Boehner speaks of tax compromise” By MARIN COGAN, Politico, 9/12/10 8:31 AM EDT
[SIZE="+2"]H[/SIZE]ouse Minority Leader John Boehner said he would be willing to vote for a bill that phased out the Bush tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans provided that it extends tax cuts for the middle class, signaling for the first time a rare opportunity for negotiations between the two parties ahead of a contentious legislative debate. …