Statements about Taxes
Says Charlie Crist "was pro-life, pro-gun and vehemently anti-tax."
Says Bill Nelson "voted to raise our taxes 150 times."
"Mitt Romney is the first major party candidate for president of the United States in modern times not to release at least 12 years of tax returns."
Says Ron Saunders "made the choice to stand with Rick Scott" on expanding school vouchers, restricting scholarships and giving tax breaks to the wealthy.
Says Gov. Jeb Bush vetoed the "Quiñones Plan" because it was "taxation without representation on a large scale."
Says Jim Frishe wanted to "tax us for doing our taxes" through an accountant.
The health care law "imposes the largest tax increase in history on the middle class."
President Obama "promised" families making less than $250,000 a year would not see taxes go up, but "Obamacare raises 18 different taxes."
Democrats plan to keep student loan interest rates low "by raising taxes on small businesses, very small businesses … the kinds of small businesses that give jobs to graduates."
Ron Oakley's "conservative leadership protected local taxpayers over government bureaucrats" as the Water Management District’s budget decreased by "58 percent in the four years he served on the board."
"98 percent of American families" make "under $250,000 a year."
"Mitt Romney’s pledged to protect (oil companies') record profits – and their billions in special tax breaks, too."
Says the state tax burden per citizen in New York is twice as high as in Florida.
Says Mitt Romney belittled middle-class tax cuts "as nothing more than 'little Band-Aids.' "
Says someone earning $50,000 a year will fare better under his "9-9-9" plan than under the current tax system.
Says Bill Clinton opposes President Barack Obama's plan to raise taxes on wealthy Americans.
Says CNN's Wolf Blitzer was wrong to say that "the wealthiest Americans, they pay the most in taxes already -- 50 percent of Americans don't even pay any federal income tax."
"In terms of the wealthiest Americans, we're at the lowest tax rate since the 1950s."
"Congressman Bill Young voted to cut taxes for millionaires and end your Medicare."
"George LeMieux voted against the majority of Republicans and joined with Democrats to create a 'Task Force For Responsible Fiscal Action' that looks strikingly similar to the 'Super Committee' now being set up in Washington to justify massive tax hikes."
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