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Report: Obama Makes Threats, Concedes Little During Fiscal Cliff 'Negotiations'

Cuban Peete Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 3:39 PM
Yeah, Obama's 2 budgets during his first term couldn't garner even one single vote even from the dems firmly in control of both parties. And hairy reed has seen to it that no budget has been passed for four years now. Those dam dem circus clowns, indeed!

While most media accounts of the fiscal cliff fiasco have focused on Republicans' travails, few have adequately noted Democrats' starring role in our current dysfunction.  Harry Reid obstructed a vote on the president's plan, Nancy Pelosi whipped votes against her own erstwhile plan, and the president has fully retreated from ideas he supported as recently as last year.  A pre-Christmas Wall Street Journal article walks readers through the failed...