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Obama: Why Yes, I Am Happy to Drive Us Off the Fiscal Cliff

Duke Nuk'em Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 4:37 PM
Yet, you provide no such reference to anything you post. So you are just trying to blow smoke!

According to the Washington Post and administration officials, President Obama is willing to take the country right off the fiscal cliff for short term political gain - with or without reelection.

Freed from the political and economic constraints that have tied his hands in the past, Obama is ready to play hardball with Republicans, who have so far successfully resisted a deal to tame the debt that includes higher taxes, Obama’s allies say.

In the days after the November election, the tables will be turned: Taxes are scheduled to rise dramatically in January for...