State of the Union Tax Proposal Would Hurt Middle Class

Update: President Obama dropped his proposal to tax 529 college saving accounts.

This appeared on RedState.com on January 23, 2015.

During his seventh State of the Union Address, President Obama outlined his vision for an economic plan he claims will help the middle class. And for the seventh year in a row, President Obama has advocated for tax increases that will likely end up hurting those that he claims to help.

The weekend before the annual address, the president released the full details of his tax plan, but the major components include raising …

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