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“Hindsight is 20-20”: Boehner Regrets His Fiscal Cliff Strategy

Denny9 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 8:19 AM
Boehner is a joke. A ten-year-old knows that one does not negotiate with the Devil. He is proof incarnate that the Republican Party is not an opposition party to the progressive agenda. Until the money wasted on RINO political campaigns is positioned into media ownership with a conservative message, freedom-loving Americans will be on endangered species list. Loss of educational content in K-12 insures a progressive victory. Entitlement slavery guarantees a majority for the progressives. The American Republic is dead. Most people just do not realize it yet.

After the fiscal cliff deal was reached, House Speaker John Boehner made it very clear that he was done negotiating directly with President Obama. Not surprisingly, Boehner’s promise of a new strategy going forward has to do with regrets over how he handled the cliff negotiations.

In a private speech to the Ripon Society on Tuesday, Boehner said that he should have taken a different course after the November election by immediately demanding that the Senate produce a bill to avert the worst parts of a combination of tax increases and spending cuts that were due...