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Wednesday, Jan 16, 2002

tax relief

"Kennedy said taxpayers earning less than $130,000 would not be affected by the delayed income tax cuts he proposes and that higher-income people "will still be receiving billions of dollars in new tax breaks" even if Congress enacted his proposal.

"Future additional tax breaks for the wealthy do not deserve a higher priority than strengthening education, or covering prescription drugs under Medicare, or protecting Social Security, or meeting other urgent national priorities," Kennedy said."