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Vote Seen as Referendum on Obama Strategies

October 31, 2010
San Francisco Chronicle


At a time of soaring federal deficits, extending all of the tax cuts could cost the nation $258 billion in 2012, according to Joshua Gordon, policy director with the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan budget watchdog in Washington. If Congress let the cuts expire for the top 2 percent of filers, the 2012 revenue loss would be $217 billion - $41 billion less - he said.