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Rand Paul slams ‘spending bill’ fiscal cliff deal

Posted By yihan On January 1, 2013 @ 6:48 am In U.S. News | Comments Disabled

Bobby Cervantes
POLITICO [1]
January 01, 2013

Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul said preliminary details of a potential fiscal cliff deal that emerged Monday are a “deal killer” for him because they don’t slash spending, though he conceded a scaled-back deal could pass both chambers with bipartisan support.

“Not only are they raising taxes — maybe on a smaller percentage of people but a large amount of money — but they’re also going to spend more money,” Paul said. “So it’s a spending bill.”

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[1] POLITICO: http://www.politico.com/story/2012/12/rand-paul-slams-spending-bill-fiscal-cliff-deal-85633.html

[2] Paul, Lee, Rubio Vote No on ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Deal that Hikes Taxes, Puts Off Spending Cuts: http://www.prisonplanet.com/paul-lee-rubio-vote-no-on-fiscal-cliff-deal-that-hikes-taxes-puts-off-spending-cuts.html

[3] Fiscal Cliff Deal: $1 In Spending Cuts For Every $41 In Tax Increases: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fiscal-cliff-deal-1-in-spending-cuts-for-every-41-in-tax-increases.html

[4] Ron Paul: Fiscal Cliff Caused by Bipartisan Big Spenders: http://www.prisonplanet.com/ron-paul-fiscal-cliff-caused-by-bipartisan-big-spenders.html

[5] The Good, The Bad And The Ugly From The Fiscal Cliff Deal: http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly-from-the-fiscal-cliff-deal.html

[6] Fiscal Cliff Deal: More Taxes, More Poverty: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fiscal-cliff-deal-more-taxes-more-poverty.html

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