Republicans push tax cuts during crisis

Bill Scher: "Grover Norquist, head of Americans for Tax Reform, called on Senators not to delay next week’s planned vote on repealing the estate tax (also known as the Paris Hilton Tax Cut), despite the Hurricane Katrina disaster."

"Reportedly, Sen. Frist has obliged, and a vote is planned for Tuesday."

"Senate Dem leader Harry Reid released a statement, accusing GOPers of 'insensitivity' and that 'there are issues that are of much greater importance both to the people directly affected by the hurricane as well as the nation as a whole than estate tax repeal...'" Read the rest. (Liberal Oasis)

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