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President: Bill would create tens of thousands jobs in Florida

President: Bill would create tens of thousands jobs in Florida

Tens of thousands of jobs would be created in Florida while the typical family would save $1,430 a year in payroll taxes if Congress passes President Barack Obama's American Jobs Act, according to the White House. Presidential staffers released a new report that outlines how the Sunshine State -- one of the hardest hit from the Great Recession -- would benefit in 2012 if  Congress passes the proposal. However, the President faces opposition. Some Republicans balk at the cost and protest that the President wants to increase taxes on the richest Americans to help pay for the proposed jobs law. They also say his plan isn't the best way to create jobs. Instead, the President...

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