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Fighting Spin With the Truth

BEAGLEDAWG Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 6:17 PM
The b ottom line is that the black caucus will not vote for any plan that reduces entitlements. They are a bunch of free loaders that want all they can get from the government. The republlicans have offered a very workable plan but democrats want more tax and more spending. Wake up America. They want control of the country and we will end up like Greece.

The Republicans offered a plan -- in writing -- to avoid the "fiscal cliff." It includes $800 billion in revenue increases, which demonstrates the GOP's reluctant assent to increasing the tax burdens on Americans.  The White House has rejected the proposal out of hand.

The sheer audacity of the President's last proposal shows that Obama sees this as the opening salvos of 2014.  Republicans need to do a better job explaining their position in a way that will allow them to make a strong case for themselves (and for electing more of them) in 2014.

To that end, here are...