Tax cut debate continues on Capitol Hill - - Jackson, MS

Tax cut debate continues on Capitol Hill

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WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's plan to raise taxes on the wealthiest Americans while preserving the tax cuts for everyone else appears to be in trouble.

Senate GOP leaders say Republicans are united against legislation that would extend tax relief only for the middle class.

Over the weekend, House GOP leader John Boehner had said he might support Obama's plan if it ends up as the only option.

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