Democrats criticize a Republican plan to cut the U.S. deficit by overhauling the tax code as a...

|By:, SA News Editor

Democrats criticize a Republican plan to cut the U.S. deficit by overhauling the tax code as a sop to the wealthy, after the proposal had appeared to signal a new willingness to at least consider revenue increases. "They’ve got to put real revenue on the table," says Sen. John Kerry, who wants more than $1T. It's looking like the super-committee may be the real turkey this Thanksgiving.