Americans See Debt Threat as They Reject Tax ‘Scare Tactics’

Americans See Debt Threat as They Reject Tax ‘Scare Tactics’

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A sign sits in front of the Capitol building in Washington, D.C. A Bloomberg poll found that most Americans aren’t swayed by the arguments Republicans and Democrats make to advance their competing remedies for debt reduction and strengthening the financial stability of entitlement programs, viewing them as empty rhetoric.