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Both Sides Must Give Ground To Avoid Fiscal Cliff

binc Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 6:27 PM
The fiscal cliff refers to the dollar losing its reserve status. The fiscal cliff refers to our government devalueing the dollar at the expense of American citizens so our corrupt government can pay off its debts with pennies on the dollar while we watch everything we have worked for tank. The good old MSM is redefining the fiscal cliff to the lefts advantage-figures. The fiscal cliff has been around for a very long time. Those that haven't paid attention will pay and they will deserve to pay.
In his first formal press conference in months, Barack Obama showed that getting re-elected can increase a president's confidence and combativeness. He staked out tough stands on several issues, especially on the looming budget negotiations.

Looking ahead to the "fiscal cliff" on Dec. 31, when the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts expire and sequestration cuts government spending sharply, Obama demanded $1.6 trillion of increased revenues as part of any budget bargain.

That's twice the number he and Speaker John Boehner agreed on in the grand bargain talks in the summer of 2011.

Those talks fell apart when Obama telephoned Boehner and raised his demand...