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Carney: The Whole Point of Sequestration Was to Avoid Those Spending Cuts

DevinDenver Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 1:50 PM
We could do just like you AO, ignore any data we don't like (for whatever reason) and then claim that ALL THE DATA is on our side. Putz.

Last night, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney picked a Twitter fight with Republican Congressman Justin Amash over sequestration.  We'll get to that online battle in a moment, but first, a word on Rep. Amash's misguided comments that caught Carney's attention in the first place.  Amash has been publicly blasting Republican leadership for aggressively pinning the sequester on President Obama, arguing that it's "disingenuous" for members of Congress to vote for a compromise, then blame it on the other party.  This needlessly and foolishly undermines the GOP's messaging on the issue.  Republicans are not saying that the sequester is...