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  •  I don't see the house passing anything (8+ / 0-)

    and we gain more leverage after the 1st, as the rethugs will be desperate to mitigate military cuts.  But, still, it is likely that the number will move from 250k upwards some. I can accept that far more easily than cuts to SSI or Medicare, even though I don't like or understand why folks in that income bracket should be protected from a very modest increase in their tax liability.

    Power to the Peaceful!

    by misterwade on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 09:26:41 PM PST

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