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July 10th, 2012
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Rep. Doggett (D-TX): Tax breaks don't make jobs

This morning on "Starting Point," Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) weighs in on President Obama's plan to partially extend the Bush-era tax cuts.

"I think the economic facts are that tax breaks, more tax breaks for those at the very top just have not produced jobs," Rep. Doggett says.

See more clips from the interview below. In the second clip, Doggett addresses how the US can prevent outsourcing jobs and tax revenues to other countries.


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