Republicans’ Fight for the Rich Moves to Health Care. (via politicsusa)
But here is what is really going on. This year, tax rates for the highest earners went up as a result of health care legislation. The capital gains tax rate changed from 15 to 20 percent, and the income tax top tier changed from 35 to 39.6 percent. More increases are scheduled to support larger provisions of the bill, and this, of course, is what Republicans have really shown up to take a stand against.
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