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Obama in 2011: We Can Achieve $1.2 Trillion in New Revenues Without Raising Tax Rates

Bob from PA Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 12:23 PM
Agent is correct. the problem is that the GOP is just like the Dems only a little more lite. Note how Boehner removed 2 conservatives willing to give it a fight. We are screwed.
Jerry555 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 12:27 PM
Boehner is dealing with a Communist, there is not much he can do, and he has Dinjee Harry to deal with also.

Conservative_Libertarian Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 1:17 PM
No chit maan!!!

You call him Dinjee... I call him Horrible... It's all the same!!!


Three quotes to whet your appetite, followed by the punch line from the president.  House Republicans' latest "fiscal cliff" resolution package -- originally proposed by Democrat Erskine Bowles -- includes $800 Billion in new federal revenues, while lowering tax rates across the board.  Democrats instantly rejected the idea, making a heavy play about "the math" not adding up.  They've repeatedly contended that Republicans' plan to expand the tax base by closing loopholes, eliminating or capping deductions, and limiting credits cannot hit their projected revenue target.  (1) White House Spokesman Jay Carney: "