Alexander Calls Bipartisan Tax Framework “Right Thing to Do For Our Country”

Says, “This Agreement Is the Single Best Action Congress Can Take to Make It Easier and Cheaper to Create Private-Sector Jobs”

Posted on December 7, 2010

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Republican Conference, released the following statement this morning on the framework for a bipartisan agreement to prevent tax hikes on every American family and small business:

“We have close to 10 percent unemployment, and this agreement is the single best action Congress can take to make it easier and cheaper to create private-sector jobs. The only question is, ‘Is this the right thing to do for our country?’ and the answer is yes.”

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