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Interest Groups Try to Catch Payroll Tax Wave

Dec 14, 2011 - The U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a payroll tax bill (HR 3630) that includes a wide variety of policy riders designed to force a showdown with Senate Democrats and President Obama. The goal is to make Democrats choose between the issues they endorse and others the President has previously threatened to veto.

See MapLight's breakdown of the interests supporting and opposing the bill's various provisions. Read more