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21 Senate Republicans vote for new taxes

WASHINGTON — Traditional Republican anti-tax sentiments have diminished in the debate over expanded online sales tax.

With Senate passage, the question is whether House Republicans would be willing to accept online sales taxes as well.
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“I couldn’t even given you a percentage chance, but once the Senate passes it, it does put some momentum in place,” he said.