The law that contained the Bush Tax Cuts was extended. The ONLY way that you're going to raise taxes on the wealthy is to let the law expire next time.....at which time taxes will rise for EVERYONE, the largest increase hitting your "botton-feeding buddies," as they see their rate jump a full five percentage points from ten to fifteen percent.
No one is going to get a law passed that only raises taxes on the wealthy. It simply won't happen with this Congress OR Senate, as you just saw.
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