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Democrats may tax health benefits

They discuss exclusion limit for wealthier

President-elect Barack Obama put down food to distribute last week at St. Columbanus Parish and School in Chicago. President-elect Barack Obama put down food to distribute last week at St. Columbanus Parish and School in Chicago. (Frank Polich/Getty Images/Pool)
By Lisa Wangsness
Globe Staff / December 1, 2008

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WASHINGTON - In the last month of the presidential campaign, it was one of Barack Obama and Joe Biden's strongest attack lines: John McCain, they warned, would "tax your healthcare benefits for the first time ever." (Full article: 1046 words)

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