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Obama's tax proposals spark partisan divide among Georgians

On Tuesday night President Barack Obama offered a plan, leaked to the press well in advance, to increase taxes on top earners and banks in order to pay for tax credits for the middle class and make community college cost-free for all.

Georgians in the majority of the all-Republican Congress, receiving the president for his sixth State of the Union address, quickly cast aside the plan, as members of both parties dug into their trenches. Georgia Democrats cheered the tax plans.

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