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Obama Proposes Last Minute "Mini Deal," Adding Milk Lobby Bonus

danna123 Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 8:57 AM
I have a problem with those that complain about what bush did and what the current crew is doing. In case you didn't know Bush is no longer in power. Obama is entering his second term...it's Obama's fault now and he chooses to make it worse...it's no longer a Bush thing
tsherman Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 9:23 AM
You are right & the last two years of the Bush Administration both houses of Congress were controlled by the Democrats!!

The one thing I am always afraid of in budget negotiations is that virtually nothing is done, or worse yet, something counterproductive is done.

Obama's latest Fiscal Cliff "Mini-Deal" Proposal is exactly the kind of counterproductive nonsense I am talking about.

Assuming the above Atlantic Wire article is correct ...
 

  1. The deal would delay or replace the vast majority of spending cuts called for in...