'We need a public healthcare option - tax us more,' say some wealthy Americans

Agosto 12, 2009

Original publication: Christian Science Monitor

Date of publication: August 11, 2009

"Households with incomes over $250,000 have saved more than $700 billion from the Bush tax cuts of 2001 and 2003. The proposed graduated surtax under the House Ways and Means Committee’s healthcare plan would take back $544 billion over the next 10 years, providing about half the cost of the entire plan, calculates the Joint Economic Committee of Congress."

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