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  • Latest Action: Jul 19, 2012 Introduced in the Senate. Read twice. Ordered Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 468.

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    • Heritage Action for America

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    • National Federation of Independent Business

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    • Arkansas Farm Bureau

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    • Americans for Tax Fairness

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    • Good news, bad news on Senate tax vote - Don't Mess With Taxes - July 27, 2012 by skbell1 - The GOP version, the Tax Hike Prevention Bill of 2012 (S. 3413 ), would have extended the 2001 and 2003 tax rates (aka the Bush tax cuts) on income, capital gains, dividends and the estate tax, through 2013. S. 3413 failed ...

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      As noted by skbell1 on July 27, 2012, "The GOP version, the Tax Hike Prevention Bill of 2012 (S. 3413 ), would have extended the 2001 and 2003 tax rates (aka the Bush tax cuts) on income, capital gains, dividends and the estate tax, through 2013. S. 3413 failed ..." (/url?q=http://dontmesswithtaxes.typepad.com/dont_mess_with_taxes/2012/07/senate-tax-vote-072512.html&sa=U&ei=hQsVUNieN4n68gTy3IHoDg&ved=0CDwQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNGUS8d5Ox9IzylWOt8juuOiz8rUyg)
    • HATCH CALLS ON CONGRESS TO EXTEND CRITICAL TAX ... - July 26, 2012 by Orrin's Musings - Hatch called on his colleagues to support S.3413 the Hatch-McConnell Tax Hike Prevention Act of 2012. The Hatch plan would extend the expiring individual tax rates, family tax relief, death tax relief, and a patch to stop the ...

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      As noted by Orrin's Musings on July 26, 2012, "Hatch called on his colleagues to support S.3413 the Hatch-McConnell Tax Hike Prevention Act of 2012. The Hatch plan would extend the expiring individual tax rates, family tax relief, death tax relief, and a patch to stop the ..." (/url?q=http://blogs.standard.net/orrin-hatch/2012/07/25/hatch-calls-on-congress-to-extend-critical-tax-relief-to-american-people/&sa=U&ei=hQsVUNieN4n68gTy3IHoDg&ved=0CCQQmAEwAg&usg=AFQjCNG6cRZmNwtmFxLg-ku1SwKAd_hj9Q)
    • Good news, bad news on Senate tax vote - Don't Mess With Taxes - July 26, 2012 by skbell1 - The GOP version, the Tax Hike Prevention Bill of 2012 (S. 3413 ), would have extended the 2001 and 2003 tax rates (aka the Bush tax cuts) on income, capital gains, dividends and the estate tax, through 2013. S. 3413 failed ...

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      As noted by skbell1 on July 26, 2012, "The GOP version, the Tax Hike Prevention Bill of 2012 (S. 3413 ), would have extended the 2001 and 2003 tax rates (aka the Bush tax cuts) on income, capital gains, dividends and the estate tax, through 2013. S. 3413 failed ..." (/url?q=http://dontmesswithtaxes.typepad.com/dont_mess_with_taxes/2012/07/senate-tax-vote-072512.html&sa=U&ei=rVgSUKRh5KnpAYLYgMgB&ved=0CDAQmAEwBQ&usg=AFQjCNF9SClzt_WMf0nowKDg2OdlmHtW5Q)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Tax Relief For The 98 Percent Passes Senate But Still Held Hostage - July 26, 2012 by favstocks.com - Conservative senators were set this afternoon to hold tax relief for 98 percent of Americans hostage so that the 2 percent of Americans who earn more than $250,000 a year would not have to pay an additional dime in taxes. But a Senate majority made a ...

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      As noted by favstocks.com on July 26, 2012, "Conservative senators were set this afternoon to hold tax relief for 98 percent of Americans hostage so that the 2 percent of Americans who earn more than $250,000 a year would not have to pay an additional dime in taxes. But a Senate majority made a ..." (http://www.favstocks.com/tax-relief-for-the-98-percent-passes-senate-but-still-held-hostage/26903511/)
    • Senate Passes Democrats’ Plan to Extend Most Tax Cuts - July 26, 2012 by Bloomberg - The Senate’s vote to extend most George W. Bush-era tax cuts while letting them expire for top earners gave Democrats a political victory without resolving the stalemate over U.S. fiscal policy. The 51-48 vote yesterday, mostly along party ...

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      As noted by Bloomberg on July 26, 2012, "The Senate’s vote to extend most George W. Bush-era tax cuts while letting them expire for top earners gave Democrats a political victory without resolving the stalemate over U.S. fiscal policy. The 51-48 vote yesterday, mostly along party ..." (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-25/senate-passes-democrats-plan-to-extend-most-tax-cuts.html)
    • Coalition Praises Senate for Passing Bill to End Bush Tax Cuts for Top 2% - July 25, 2012 by Marketwatch - WASHINGTON, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Blast Failed GOP Alternative Bill That Would Raise Taxes on 25 Million Families Americans for Tax Fairness praised Senate Democrats for passing a bill to extend the Bush-era tax cuts for 98 ...

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      As noted by Marketwatch on July 25, 2012, "WASHINGTON, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Blast Failed GOP Alternative Bill That Would Raise Taxes on 25 Million Families Americans for Tax Fairness praised Senate Democrats for passing a bill to extend the Bush-era tax cuts for 98 ..." (http://www.marketwatch.com/story/coalition-praises-senate-for-passing-bill-to-end-bush-tax-cuts-for-top-2-2012-07-25-21183100)
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