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Geithner tells GOP: Specify spending cuts

He says Republicans must stop using ‘political math’

Posted: December 3, 2012 at 12:51 a.m.

Republicans have to stop using “political math” and say how much they are willing to raise tax rates on the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans and then specify the spending cuts they want, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said in an interview that aired Sunday.

Republicans have to stop using “political math” and say how much they are willing to raise tax rates on the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans and then specify the spending cuts they want, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said in an interview that aired Sunday.

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