Progressive Groups Target Tax Cuts

ABC News - August 6, 2012

PROGRESSIVE GROUPS TARGET TAX CUTS. Americans United for Change and the labor union AFSCME have teamed up to run a $280,000 television ad campaign against four vulnerable members of Congress and Nevada Sen. Dean Heller for what the groups say is their "irresponsible votes to perpetuate the Bush tax cuts for the richest 2% at the expense of the middle-class." Tom McMahon, Executive Director, Americans United for Change said: "Republicans in Congress are willing to protect tax breaks for the richest 2% and big oil companies at any cost, even if means hiking taxes on 25 million middle-class families.  If tax cuts for the rich were really the key to economic growth, how do these Republicans explain why President Bush's millionaire tax breaks resulted in the worst presidential jobs record in recorded history?" Here's the ad hitting Sen. Heller:

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