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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    *UPDATE*

    White House steadfast on pledge of no middle-class tax increase - CNN.com



    The White House shot down concerns Monday that middle-class families may face a tax increase in order to combat rising deficits and a struggling economy.


    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the stimulus plan is working, but tough choices may be ahead.

    "The president was clear during the campaign about his commitment on not raising taxes on middle-class families," White House press secretary Robert Gibbs said Monday afternoon. "I don't think any economist would believe that, in the environment that we're in, that raising taxes on middle-class families would make any sense."
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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    u beat me to it.
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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    Quote Originally Posted by formerroadie View Post
    u beat me to it.
    As much as I loved the mis-information and name calling going on here, I had to break up the love fest at some point.
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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    Quote Originally Posted by americanwoman View Post
    As much as I loved the mis-information and name calling going on here, I had to break up the love fest at some point.
    It's actually called a Freeper-Fest

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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    initiated by the secretary of the treasury and obama's chief economic adviser on meet the press and this week week with stephy

    another sure footed political pirouette by the president

    LOL!

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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    Quote Originally Posted by The Prof View Post
    initiated by the secretary of the treasury and obama's chief economic adviser on meet the press and this week week with stephy

    another sure footed political pirouette by the president

    LOL!
    How is it a "pirouette"? No one ever said taxes would be raised, they just refused to promise they wouldn't be raised. Only a fool would make a no-tax pledge.

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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    I wonder what Geitner's view from under the bus is like?

    Why would Geitner say that, when it totally against PBO's policy? Either Geitner is stupid, or PBO is lieing his ass off and if Geitner is that stupid, then he probably shouldn't the SECTRES.

    me, I wouldn't ever appoint a SECTRES that stupid.
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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Surely this comes as no surprise.

    No, it does not.

    Stop calling me Surely.
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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    Quote Originally Posted by WillRockwell View Post
    Only a fool would make a no-tax pledge.
    LOLOL!

    you mean like obama during the campaign 100 times?

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    Re: 2 Obama officials: No guarantee taxes won't go up

    gibbs---LOL!

    so who are we all sposed to believe, the press secty or the treas secty and the director of the natl economic council?

    unbelievably dumb---the white house, i mean

    gibbs, by the way, got the crap beat out of him today at his briefing

    did you see?

    very amusing

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