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Negotiations in DC: Obama Arrives, House Leaves

Dave M Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 4:37 PM
We'll wait and see but it looks to me like Boehner walked into another setup. Obama arrives while he leaves. Guess how this will be spun?
Tom189 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 5:13 PM
Considering "Ears" managed to spend all of 4 hours with his family while on his foreshortened vacation, maybe he needs even more time away from Michelle & the girls.
jmg11 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 5:39 PM
Just an educated guess here, but I'll bet you a daily double:
1) it's to get away from Moochelle.
2) the Little Boy President enjoys spending time with his little girls.

After all, he IS a metrosexual, so he is learning from the girls.
President Obama cut his Hawaiian Christmas vacation short in order to come back to Washington, D.C. to, supposedly, hammer out a deal with Congress in order to address the looming fiscal cliff. There's only one problem: much of Congress won't be there.

The House of Representatives adjourned Thursday afternoon, only hours after President Obama touched down in Washington, D.C. While it was initially reported that they wouldn't be back until Monday, December 31 - the last day to totally avert the fiscal cliff - Jake Sherman discovered they'd be back in an emergency on Sunday....

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