That’s the argument that [Dick] Armey made. That’s the argument that [Newt] Gingrich made. That’s the argument that [Tom] Delay made. That’s the argument that every one of their people made. Every one of them. To a person. Unanimously.
They were dead flat wrong.
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer accusing the Republicans of making the same arguments they used in the 1990s to oppose former President Clinton’s tax hikes for the wealthy after President Obama announced his own proposal to allow the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy to expire.