FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2012 file photo, Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, chair of the Republican Study Committee addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington.

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FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2012 file photo, Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, chair of the Republican Study Committee addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, a veteran House conservative leader, took a more measured tone but said he would vote against a compromise raising tax rates. “Tax increases are not conducive to growing economies and creating jobs,” Jordan said last week. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) less 

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