Economy

July 14, 2009 6:52 PM

House Democrats propose surtax on rich to pay for health care

Democrats in the House of Representatives unveiled a 1,000-page-plus health care-overhaul bill Tuesday that would levy a surtax on the wealthy in a bid to pay for the program without adding to the national debt.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Offshore corporations: The secret shell game 02:24

Offshore corporations: The secret shell game

Harnessing the power of water to turn it into electricity 03:51

Harnessing the power of water to turn it into electricity

Muslim feminist challenges stereotypes with literature 03:10

Muslim feminist challenges stereotypes with literature

Anti-muslim bias at its worst, says media scholar 02:22

Anti-muslim bias at its worst, says media scholar

Offshore corporations - The secret shell game 02:24

Offshore corporations - The secret shell game

The Americans in the Panama Papers 01:40

The Americans in the Panama Papers

Wide-open Wyoming wide open for offshore business 01:45

Wide-open Wyoming wide open for offshore business

Alice Through The Looking Glass 02:29

Alice Through The Looking Glass

VIDEO: Mary Wondernubs: Double amputee Dague role model for vets 03:42

VIDEO: Mary Wondernubs: Double amputee Dague role model for vets

Heinz Ketchup: Wiener Stampede 01:01

Heinz Ketchup: Wiener Stampede

Share Video

Editor's Choice Videos