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Is Boehner Capitulating on Tax Hike Boost? Blame Game Posturing

-42 Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 7:53 AM
Need any more proof the conservative hating Republican Party is DEAD of suicide?? They have permanently alienated this Tea Party consevative. I'm lloking for a conservative third party with some back bone & FIGHT. I'm sick of a Republican Party that stands for nothing worth fighting for other than attacking conservatives. THe only thing Republicans are great at is rolling over & playing dead when ever a Marxist Democrat whines.
upwithRomney Wrote: Dec 17, 2012 9:21 PM
It is not only that they do not stand for anything. The reality is that the media and lobby and office holder and pundit industry uses us, collects money from us, buys advertising paying their pals and doesnt give a fig wheather they actually have any conservative values.

House speaker John Boehner made an incremental move in Obama's direction in regards to tax hikes.

Specifically, Boehner offered to raise income tax rates on households earning more than $1 million a year in exchange for containing the cost of federal entitlement programs.

Discussion are private, and president Obama rejected the offer. Specifically, the president wants hikes on those making more than $250,000. Obama also wants to avoid making significant reductions in entitlement programs such as Social Security and...