Paying for the president’s job proposal

The cost of President Obama’s jobs plan is in addition to at least$1.2 trillion that a congressional “supercommittee” is tasked with finding to reduce budget deficits. On Monday, the White House outlined how it would pay for the jobs plan. The proposal relies on a series of tax increases that have been previously rejected by Republicans and many Democrats. Read related story.

Paying for the president’s job proposal
Source: White House. The Washington Post. Published on September 12, 2011, 9:30 p.m.
 
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