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Last updated: Jul 31, 2020 | Feb 19, 2009

At a panel discussion on Republicans and the Hispanic vote, held at the Capitol Hill Club next door to the Republican National Committee offices, former President George W. Bush’s second Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez attacked the stimulus package as a deficit-ballooning mistake that “ignores small business.”

“We’re heading toward a European economic model,” said Gutierrez. “If you look back at Western Europe 10 years ago, you would not trade that for what we have.” He continued: “Look at the changes to the tax system. It could take 10 to 15 years for a Republican president to reverse them.”

Stefano Mclaughlin | For the first five years of his career, Stefano worked as a financial advisor on state and local tax matters, developing internal marketing technology for his multinational tax business. With over 12 years of experience designing high-performance web applications and interactive interactions, Stefano is now a marketing technology specialist and founder.

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