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Boehner, Cantor: Plan B Will Pass the House

chris463 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 8:44 PM
Congressional kids went home for Christmas Vacation. They're hoping Santa will bring them a nice job offer from a lobby firm. McConnell and Boehner can no longer lead. Teaparty taking GOP over the cliff.
RiCkY.D. Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 9:54 PM
Over the cliff is where we should be, why sugar coat matters any longer, why continue to lie to the american people or continue to hide the truth behine an increase tax push or and increase debt cieling?.............. We go over the cliff .......... over the cliff is right where democrats under the Obama regime has taken us. Why not let them own their fools play, We have already lost!

Speaker John Boehner has enough votes in the House to pass "Plan B," a plan President Obama and Nancy Pelosi once supported.

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor said unequivocally Thursday that Speaker John Boehner’s fiscal cliff fallback plan would pass the lower chamber later in the day — at the same time his party’s leadership was working privately to shore up support.

The so-called Plan B Boehner is pushing would extend tax rates for income below $1 million but force families making over that threshold to pay Clinton-era rates of nearly 40 percent. Late Wednesday...