McConnell: Buffett Rule Won’t Create Jobs or Lower Gas Prices

Speaking on the Senate floor Monday, Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., once again criticized President Obama’s so-called Buffett Rule and accused the administration of ignoring larger economic problems The White House has been pushing the Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012 for the past week as the Senate considers the measure. Named after billionaire […]

McConnell Rebuffs Obama ‘Buffett Rule’

Standing with a group of millionaires and their secretaries, President Barack Obama continued to urge lawmakers to adopt the so-called Buffett Rule and suggested former President Ronald Reagan would have supported the plan. The measure is named after billionaire William Buffett and would require individuals earning $1 million a year or more pay at least […]