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Impartial? Supercommittee Member Toomey Took $40k from Banks

He knows where his bread is buttered, so don’t expect any support for regular people from Pat Toomey. Sen. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.), a member of the Joint Committee on Deficit Reduction, received $40,000 from the political action committees (PACs) of … More after the jump

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Toomey Rejects Obama Deficit Plan

I’m surprised he even had time to read it, but Pat Toomey has already rejected the President’s plan to reduce the deficit. Our esteemed Senator won’t accept a millionaire’s tax designed to make sure the most fortunate among us pay … More after the jump

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Big Surprise… Toomey Won’t Give Up Fundraising While on Supercommittee

Pat Toomey’s upset that special interests have carved out so many exceptions to the tax code, but he’ll keep letting this special interests fund his campaign while he works on the Supercommittee. I’m not surprised, but I am disappointed. Sen. … More after the jump

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