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Although Republicans in Congress fiercely oppose raising taxes to create a revenue stream to help the federal government pay off its massive debt, a majority of the American public believes that the nation's highest earners should pay higher taxes. In a Washington Post/ABC News poll of voters released Nov. 28, 73 percent of Democrats, 63 percent of independents and 39 percent of Republicans said they support raising taxes on incomes above $250,000

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