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Obama "Eager to Go Over the Cliff"

annfan_777 Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 8:17 AM
He's eager to spend more money we don't have, raise taxes on every American, and blame Republicans. In other words, four more years of the same.
President Obama's continued intransigence on fiscal cliff negotiations has stemmed from his belief that the Democrats, fresh off their November electoral victory, are negotiating from a position of strength. Despite the fact that going over the fiscal cliff would do tangible economic damage to the country, both President Obama and Harry Reid have clung to a my-way-or-the-highway approach.

Sen. John Barrasso of Wyoming revealed what the mood is among Republicans on Capitol Hill:

"I believe the president is eager to go over the cliff for political purposes," Barrasso told Chris Wallace on "Fox News Sunday." "He senses...