Raising Taxes on the Rich to Give the Middle Class a Tax Cut: Wicker Plans Response to State of the Union

WASHINGTON, D.C.–The State of the Union speech is tonight and Pres. Obama is expected to talk about his plan to raise taxes on wealthy people to raise about $320 billion over the next ten years to give the middle class a tax cut. Mississippi’s junior senator plans a response.

A news release from Sen. Roger Wicker (R) said he will have immediate reaction to the speech and will host a conference call for media with his thoughts.