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Hot Button Issue: Taxes

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Hot Button Issue: Taxes

Hot Button Issue: Taxes

Hot Button Issue: Taxes

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Tax cuts were promised when George W. Bush ran for president in 2000, and tax cuts were delivered as soon as Bush took office. Most economists think they've helped the economy rebound, but many also question how long the benefits will last — and what the eventual price might be. NPR's Jim Zarroli reports on how tax cuts will be a hot button issue in the 2004 elections.