Republican Senator: GOP Should Hold Debt Ceiling Hostage As Leverage For Medicare Cuts

From ThinkProgress Sun Dec 9 2012, 09:19:16

On Sunday, Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) conceded that Democrats have won the debate on raising taxes on the richest Americans and said that he would likely vote to increase rates on the top 2 percent of Americans in order to shift the debate to cutting entitlement programs and improve the GOP's leverage in the debate [...]

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