Top Republican: We’ll Only Extend Payroll Tax Cut If You Extend Bush Cuts Too | Talking Points Memo

The top Republican vote counter in the Senate says extending the expiring payroll tax holiday is a terrible idea and he’ll only do it if Democrats agree to major concessions — in particular, simultaneously extending all the Bush tax cuts, which are scheduled to expire just over a year from now.


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