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2012ers Unite Behind Massive Giveaways To The Wealthy

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Trillions In Giveaways to the Rich

Enacting massive tax giveaways to the wealthiest Americans seems to rank just after an all-consuming desire to defeat President Obama on the Republicans’ priority list.  Texas Governor Rick Perry’s flat tax plan, which he released today in South Carolina, is just the latest entry in the Republican contest to drive down taxes on the wealthy while leaving middle class Americans to pay for what, if anything, remains of Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, and other vital government programs and services.

Here’s the rundown.

IN ONE SENTENCE: Republicans are proposing trillions in breathtaking new giveaways to the wealthy, all while slashing or even ending Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, and other vital government services and programs that Americans depend on.

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