Cleaver: No to GOP Payroll Tax Plan

Cleaver: No to GOP Payroll Tax Plan. There was a bit of a “moment” on Friday after CBC Chair Cleaver spoke somewhat favorably of the GOP payroll tax plan… But then he put out a statement of clarification.

Chairman Emanuel Cleaver Does Not Support the GOP Payroll Tax Package — Washington, DC – Chairman Emanuel Cleaver, II released the following statement clarifying his position on the GOP payroll tax package after an interview on MSNBC’s Morning Joe: “It is important that I make myself clear. I do not support the GOP payroll tax package.” — Chairman Emanuel Cleaver, II