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Surprise: McConnell Offers Vote on Obama/Geithner Fiscal Cliff Plan, Reid Objects

desan Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 1:43 AM
enormous economic force is building that rivals the scope of every single American boom in our history, from the 1880s steel-railroad, 1920s auto,1960s baby, 1980-90s computer, booms. The force now behind Obama is more powerful than all of these events, combined ! This force has already carried Obama back to the presidency in 2012, might again in 2016. It's this force that'll carry him into the history books. This new economic force will change everything about the way our country's economy works. It'll also reshape the world's $$-flows for at least the next-50-yrs. It'll make millions of Americans vastly wealthier, improve the standard of living across our entire nation. But, in the process, it'll also make an idol of Obama. It'll

I've been critical of Republican tactics and messaging this week, so let's give credit where it's due: Moments ago, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell took to the floor and offered an immediate vote on President Obama's fiscal cliff plan, which shocked the Beltway late last week.  (In case you're keeping score at home, this was the surreal proposal that induced McConnell to laugh out loud as it was outlined by Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner).  Harry Reid quickly objected and shut the whole thing down, labeling the suggestion a "stunt."  Think about that.  The President of the United States,...