AP-GfK Poll: Most back Obama plan to raise investment taxes

AP-GfK Poll: Most back Obama plan to raise investment taxes

The rich aren’t taxed enough and the middle class is taxed too much. As for your taxes, you probably think they’re too high as well. Those are the results of an Associated Press-GfK poll that found that most people in the United States support President Barack Obama’s proposal to raise investment taxes on high-income families.

Mitch McConnell Breaks Campaign Promise By Not Holding Friday Votes

Mitch McConnell Breaks Campaign Promise By Not Holding Friday Votes

When Republicans routed Democrats in November’s midterm elections, Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell promised there would be changes in how the Senate functioned. More open debate, more amendments, more work hours, more votes….But McConnell has yet to deliver on his suggestion that the Senate would be in session regularly and voting on Fridays.