One of Obama’s main campaign promises was that he would absolutely never raise taxes on middle-class Americans. Well, it now appears as two of his own officials can no longer guarantee that he will be able to keep this campaign promise. The Associated Press(AP) is now reporting that
President Barack Obama’s treasury secretary said Sunday he cannot rule out higher taxes to help tame an exploding budget deficit, and his chief economic adviser would not dismiss raising them on middle-class Americans as part of a health care overhaul.
The following video is of him during the campaign promising no tax hikes for Middle-Class Americans:
Flashback: WSJ: Obama’s 95% Illusion.