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Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

Earl29 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 1:12 PM
You mean you want a balance between death and life, node. A coma? What the heck does "nonsense like fascist" mean? Are you saying there is no such thing as private ownership and government control of the means of production?

Republicans have been asking for the White House's plan for some time now -- well, they finally got one.  Oh my:
 

House Republicans said on Thursday that Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner presented the House speaker, John A. Boehner, a detailed proposal to avert the year-end fiscal crisis with $1.6 trillion in tax increases over 10 years, an immediate new round of stimulus spending, home mortgage refinancing and a permanent end to Congressional control over statutory borrowing limits. The proposal, loaded with Democratic priorities and short on detailed spending cuts, was likely to meet strong...