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The Obamacare Hit to GDP

Dot50 Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 2:24 PM
Cloward & Piven - Overwhelm the system, have it collapse, then rebuild in your own image and likeness.

I have seen Fiscal Cliff analysis written from two perspectives

1. Republicans Caved In
2. Democrats Caved In

Theory number 1 (Mine and others) says Congress punted the ball and Republicans waived the white flag. Given that virtually nothing has been done about the deficit, I fail to see how there can possibly be any debate on this. Yet there is.

Theory number 2 (primarily liberals) still blames Bush for the "Bush Era" tax cuts, while moaning about spending cuts that did...