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Congressional Liberals: This Fiscal Cliff is Pretty Great, Actually

Dubster Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 6:37 PM
GOP Says Take This Pledge And Shove It
DDelMonte Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 6:38 PM
The GOP is just as corrupt as the democrats.

Time for the GOP to go the way of the Whigs.
Jon Russo Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 6:47 PM
Nobody is "just as corrupt" as Democrats.
JasonCharleston Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 6:38 PM
He never had a grip...

I guess I missed the part where he dominated the Republican Party.

No, you aren't dreaming.  This post is a virtual facsimile of the 'fiscal cliff' piece I authored two weeks ago, replete with many of the same discouraging bells and whistles -- Democrats reveling in their leverage advantage, public opinion polls spelling doom for Republicans, and no tangible progress on the actual task at hand.  If that sentence wasn't enough of a morale boost for you, feel free to read on.  Liberals in Congress, led by incoming Senate Budget Committee Chair Patty Murray, are ostentatiously demonstrating an insatiable appetite for fiscal cliff-diving.  Their...