Politico reports on the week’s talks and meetings regarding the fiscal cliff, focusing on what Speaker Boehner is urging House Republicans to do. Boehner has been citing data from our recent survey to help support his stance on taxes:
Boehner used a three-page slide show to prove his point, drawing on a recent poll by David Winston. The poll, displayed on blue pages and festooned by stars, displayed three statistics that bolstered the House Republican position on taxes: that tax rates shouldn’t go up on the rich, but the code should be reformed to eliminate loopholes and lower rates all while cutting spending.
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