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Happy New Year: U.S. to Go Over Fiscal Cliff

Blind Avocado Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 12:39 AM
An ad hominem attack and a straw man argument in the same sentence. You really are a good leftist.

It’s official. The United States will go over the cliff tonight—at least for a little while.  The House announced they will not hold a late-night vote even if legislation cleared the Senate. Although it’s not confirmed, some sources are pointing to Obama’s ‘attitude and criticism of Congress’ during the press conference/pep rally he held this afternoon as reason for the adjournment. 

Earlier today, Sen. McConnell said that he reached an agreement with Vice President Biden on the tax portion of the deal, which calls for individuals making $400,000 and families making $450,000 to see their rates rise to...