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Obama Banks on Warren Buffett

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President Obama will be having a campaign fundraiser in Omaha, Neb. on Tuesday hosted by Warren Buffett and daughter Susie Buffett.  Warren Buffett is known as the "Oracle of Omaha." President Obama turned to Warren Buffett when naming his plan to raise taxes on those earning a million dollars or more a year and Obama has used the so-called Buffett Rule as a hammer with which to bash Republicans and as a way to highlight Mitt Romney's support for lowering taxes on the rich. Obama only amped up the criticism after the Senate killed the Buffett Rule in mid-April. 

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