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4/23/10

"Raise my taxes! Raise my taxes!"

On the list of things we'd never thought we'd hear are people yelling, "Raise my taxes!" But here's the video from a recent Illinois statehouse rally that reportedly drew 15,000 union workers and teachers.




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSh7WUK1GDc&feature;=player_embedded


Listen closely and you'll hear that the goal is to raise taxes "on a certain income, not on everybody."

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn, a Democrat, "is out front pushing his 33 percent increase in the income tax rate, but he's mostly alone," according to this report.


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