Democratic Leaders Propose Millionaires’ Tax to Pay for Jobs Plan – NYTimes.com

In proposing a 5 percent surtax on incomes of more than $1 million a year to pay for job-creation measures sought by President Obama, Senate Democratic leaders on Wednesday escalated efforts to strike a more populist tone and to draw Republicans into a confrontation over how much affluent Americans should pay to help others cope with a struggling economy.

via Democratic Leaders Propose Millionaires’ Tax to Pay for Jobs Plan – NYTimes.com.

Yesss… This measure is certain to be shot down by the GOP in the House, which will further illustrate who’s in the side of us 99% and who is on the side of the Job Destroyers.

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