Chuck Muth

Back to: News
July 27, 2012
Follow News

Giving 'em Heller on tax hikes

Nevada U.S. Sen. Dean Heller took to the floor of the Senate on Wednesday and had a thing or two to say about tax hikes:

"President Obama said in 2009 - quote - 'You don't raise taxes in a recession ... because that would just suck up, take more demand out of the economy and put businesses in a further hole.' I agreed with that statement in 2009, and I agree with it today. ... My home state of Nevada leads the nation in unemployment at 11.6 percent. ... Raising taxes will do nothing to create jobs in Nevada or …

Explore Related Articles

Trending in: News

The Nevada Appeal Updated Jul 27, 2012 02:58AM Published Jul 27, 2012 02:56AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.