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Murray: Raising Taxes ‘On Its Own’ Doesn’t Grow The Economy


Senate Budget Committee chairman Patty Murray (D., Wash.) said Wednesday that she doesn’t think the tax increase signed into law by President Clinton “on its own” was responsible for economic growth during the 1990s. The budget Senate Democrats are set to unveil later today (their first in nearly four years) will propose a $1 trillion tax increase.

Andrew StilesAndrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...


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