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Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

chamuiel Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 7:16 AM
purple panties, Why would a CEO who is CEO, and in business to make money cause a collapse?. Your statement seems to be one of utter desperation, and grabbing at any ole straw to stay afloat.

Republicans have been asking for the White House's plan for some time now -- well, they finally got one.  Oh my:

House Republicans said on Thursday that Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner presented the House speaker, John A. Boehner, a detailed proposal to avert the year-end fiscal crisis with $1.6 trillion in tax increases over 10 years, an immediate new round of stimulus spending, home mortgage refinancing and a permanent end to Congressional control over statutory borrowing limits. The proposal, loaded with Democratic priorities and short on detailed spending cuts, was likely to meet strong...