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Obama "No Ransom For Crashing Economy"

airstart Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 5:14 AM
Why couldn't the house prepare to start cutting funding to useless gov't. entities. Start with funding for the executive branch, continue with salaries and expense accounts both legislative branches next could be national endowment for the arts, dept. of ed.,dept.of labor and so on, you catch my drift, the possibilities are almost unlimited.

I am pleased to report the debt-limit charade is progressing in order, right on cue, perhaps slightly ahead of schedule.

In Trillion Dollar Coin Idea Dies Sudden Death; Treasury, Fed Oppose Using Platinum Coin; Republican Strategy I proposed this seven-stage sequence of events.

Politics of the Debate

  1. Obama will chastise Congress with talk of financial Armageddon if Congress does not raise the debt ceiling.
  2. Congress will pretend to hold the president hostage
  3. The secretary of the...