Amid Deficit Talk, War-Tax Bill Takes Backseat

Rutherford, Emelie
January 2010
Defense Daily;1/28/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 17, p2
Market Research Report
The article offers information on the war tax bill which has been kept on hold till the economy improves. It discusses that according to the bill, a surtax is to be created to pay for the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. Pentagon budget writer John Murtha states that the war tax bill cannot be considered till the economic conditions in the country improves. The article also discusses that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi supports the war tax bill.


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