Becker Hits Hayworth On Payroll Tax Vote

The ink isn’t yet dry on Congress’ rejection of a payroll tax cut bill passed by the Senate, but already the attacks are coming.

“Today my opponent, Congresswoman Hayworth, voted in lock step with the Tea Party once again by voting to kill a bipartisan agreement to extend the payroll tax cut for the middle class and unemployment insurance – a bill that was overwhelmingly passed in the Senate by an 89 to 10 vote.” said Rich Becker, a Westchester legislator and doctor who is running against one-term GOP incumbent Nan Hayworth. “Hayworth said she voted against the bipartisan compromise on ‘principle.’ It seems she would rather see 10.1 million New Yorkers pay $1,000 more in taxes and kill unemployment insurance for those seeking jobs if she and other ideological extremists in Congress do not get everything they want.” Read More

Becker Hits Hayworth On Payroll Tax Vote