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Rep. Brad Ellsworth: I'd Keep All Tax Cuts And I Want To Vote Now (VIDEO)


The most fascinating tell from this interview is that Ellsworth suggests a vote would let the Democrats avoid talking about tax cuts. As we've reported extensively, most Democrats think this is a winning political issue, which is why President Obama has been talking about it non-stop.

"If we get it off the table it's one less thing we have to talk about going into November," Ellsworth said.


Additional reporting by Elizabeth Harrison and Evan McMorris-Santoro