Obama stumps for ‘Buffett Rule,' slams Republicans

Rallying supporters at a campaign-style event in Florida, President Barack Obama stumped on Tuesday for the so-called "Buffett Rule," which seeks to hike taxes on the very rich and accused Republicans of "doubling down" on economic policies he blamed for the 2008 meltdown. Obama acknowledged overseeing "the three toughest years in our lifetimes economically — worst financial crisis, worst economic crisis" but blamed the painful downturn on policies embraced by his predecessor, George W....Full Story
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