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The Cliff is Behind Us, Time to Brace For the Coming Battles

88wrenchman Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 7:35 AM
I saw the Dallas Morning News commended all the Texas republicans that sided with Obama and regaled them for their "leadership". I am reminded of the kids in the sandbox being kept happy when mom gives them money for the ice cream truck, while dad is trying to make the choice between eating and eviction. Apparently, as long as the bread and circuses keep flowing, the DMN will be happy with the leadership.
jimmylynn Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 2:05 PM
Yes and the Dallas Morning News is a liberal arm also.
Pistol Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 7:55 AM
Good analogy, 88wrenchman.

For the record, count me among the opponents of the fiscal cliff-averting measure that passed the House and Senate this week.

But please do not count me among those for whom this was a do-or-die litmus test for conservative veracity.

There are things members of Congress could do that would explode their reputations with me-- endorse Obamacare, back Roe v. Wade, cozy up to terrorists-- but when all is said and done, these days of intra-party angst are about differences in strategy, not goals.

From my North Texas base, I watched our area’s Republican contingent vote no, with opposition extending even...

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