NEWS FROM OREGON DEMOCRATIC ELECTED OFFICALS
Ways and Means Democrats Introduce Tax Cut Bill
August 17, 2012
Ways and Means Committee Democrats recently introduced legislation identical to the middle class tax cut bill that passed the Senate last week. The measure, H.R. 15, would extend the Bush tax cuts for households with incomes up to $250,000. The Senate’s 51-48 vote approving the legislation last month put the onus on House Republicans to quickly act so that middle-income families can rest assured that their tax cuts will be extended next year. Separately, Ways and Means Democrats also introduced legislation, H.R.