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Memo to the Speaker and the GOP Caucus

Anonymous4442 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 8:51 AM
It was a GOP congress that gave us budget surpluses from 1998 through 2001. This was done by cutting spending. The Clinton tax increases gave us the recession of 1999. The idea that higher tax rates produced surpluses is not only laughable but disingenuous.

Many of you are preparing to break your word to your supporters and vote to raise taxes.

You have talked yourselves into believing that there is no choice. You fear the voters’ wrath because the MSM tells you a failure to reach a deal with the president will produce that wrath. This is the MSM we all know is so fair and disinterested on such things.

You are inventing more and more desperate ruses to try and cover your actions. The latest is “Plan B,” which is in your view just a small breaking of your word.

Because “Plan B” is...