Tuesday, January 01, 2013

Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, 6 others oppose 'fiscal cliff' deal

Just eight members of the U.S. Senate voted against the massive new tax hikes included in the so-called fiscal cliff deal Barack Obama pushed on Congress on the last day of 2012.

The five Republicans were: Sen. Charles E. Grassley (R.-Iowa), Sen. Michael Lee (R.-Utah), Sen. Rand H. Paul (R.-Ky.), Sen. Richard C. Shelby (R.-Ala.), Sen. Marco A. Rubio (R.-Fla.). The three Democrats were: Sen. Thomas R. Harkin (D.-Iowa), Sen. Michael F. Bennett (D.-Colo.), Sen. Thomas R. Carper (D.-Del.).

Eight is not enough; Paul, Rubio, 6 others oppose 'fiscal cliff' deal - Conservative News

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