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Geithner: No Agreement "Without Rates Going Up"

Allen200 Wrote: Dec 02, 2012 8:31 PM
Harry old buddy, the very economist John Maynard Keynes that proposed goverment spending would shore up the economy, said it would work only short term. It would have possibly worked if Barack Obama hadn't crippled so many industries with agency and Czar regulations. On top of that he bombed us with health care and tried to start businesses that had no business getting our money. He has wasted money on failed businesses and foriegn ecomonies. I suspect even Keynes would roll his eyes at this mess. I am suspecting you are indeed Harry Reid trying to convince yourself you are great when indeed you are just another shifty politian who has made his fortune with Fed inside information.
In one of his appearances on today's Sunday talk shows, Obama Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner made a hard stand about increasing tax rates on high income-earners and small business owners, insisting that there is to be no deal without rates rising.

In an interview with Candy Crowley on CNN's State of the Union, Geithner claimed that the Obama Administration proposal, which includes various spending provisions intended as economic stimulus, had "huge support in the business community" and that it would be "good for the economy."

The Congressional Budget Office's analysis of the fiscal cliff projected that up...