tax revenues http://wkyufm.org en McConnell: Tax Discussions Off the Table Moving Forward http://wkyufm.org/post/mcconnell-tax-discussions-table-moving-forward <p>Kentucky Sen. Mitch McConnell says he'll oppose efforts by the White House to raise any more tax revenue moving forward, telling ABC News the "tax issue is finished."</p><p>The Kentucky Republican's stance on the issue differs from calls by many Democrats--and even some House Republicans--to look at a major reworking of the U.S. tax code, including the closing of some provisions and raising new revenue.</p><p><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/07/us/politics/mitch-mcconnell-says-no-to-more-tax-increases.html" target="_blank">The New York Times reports</a> McConnell is focusing intently on spending cuts, saying President Obama should take the lead on future fiscal plans. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 14:45:34 +0000 Kevin Willis 24507 at http://wkyufm.org