Payroll tax, income tax rhetoric by Mitt Romney signals shift in GOP views
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Eleven years ago, eliminating income taxes for low-income Americans was an applause line for a Republican president. Mitt Romney in 2012 sees the number of people paying nothing as a political problem.
The Republican presidential candidate's comments that 47 percent of Americans don't pay income taxes and see themselves as "victims" dependent on the government signifies a shift in the party's...