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Plouffe: More Revenue in Any Deal

On This Week, he told George Stephanopoulos that, “we’re dealt with the rate issue” — the “rate issue,” presumably, meaning that the president won the ability to raise the top marginal tax rate, more a cause than an “issue.” He explained that they would then move on to propose closing “loopholes,” saying this is where tax reform would “help the economy.”

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