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Video debate: Raise the top rate back to 74%?

Unreconstructed liberals are pushing a plan to raise tax rates to pay for free college and more healthcare coverage.

Liberals in Washington really believe that you either go bold or go home as they circulate a plan to raise income tax rates. In a rationale world, the results of the 2014 midterms would have cooled liberals to their stand-by solution of raising taxes, but Washington does not reside in the rationale world. Besides, as Speaker John A. Boehner (R.-Ohio) forms a new coalition with Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) against their common enemy, the Capitol Hill conservatives, who knows what will get through. In this short video, Human EventsNeil W. McCabe debates Thom Hartmann on “The Thom Hartmann Program,” the country’s top progressive talk radio show about the wisdom of higher tax rates.

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Neil W. McCabe is the editor of HE's "Guns & Patriots" e-letter and was a senior reporter at the Human Events newspaper. McCabe deployed with the Army Reserve to Iraq for 15 months as a combat historian. For many years, he was a reporter and photographer for "The Pilot," Boston's Catholic paper. He was also the editor of the free community papers "The Somerville (Mass.) News and "The Alewife (North Cambridge, Mass.)." Email him: neilwmccabe@gmail.com Follow him on Twitter: @neilwmccabe.

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