“Tax reform that eliminates wasteful tax preferences to generate revenue will help bring fairness and efficiency to our tax system. This approach makes more sense than raising tax rates — which will harm nearly a million small businesses and cost hundreds of thousands of jobs, As a reminder, just two years ago, President Obama said that raising taxes would be unwise given the weakness of our recovery. That’s as true now as it was then,” points out Sen. Kelly Ayotte.
“Doing nothing is not an option. And any effort to address our fiscal crisis without including entitlement reform can’t be taken seriously. A generation ago, at a time of divided government, Republican President Ronald Reagan and Democratic