The Los Angeles Times, 17 February 2012
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17 février 2012
Reporting from Washington Along the way to deciding whether to extend President Obama
's payroll tax cut, something damaging happened to the Republican Party
's once-dominant position on tax policy.
Republicans have had a clear advantage in voters' minds on taxes for years, in part because of a popular and unified message in favor of tax cuts.
But on the payroll tax, Obama and congressional Democrats
had a simple story line that Republicans were holding up a tax break of $20 a week for 160 million working Americans.