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Fiscal Cliff Notes: Part II

EARLNORL Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 9:30 AM
Explain how BHO was re-elected and you have the answer. Each year the Progressives are in power the electorate becomes more dependent on them. The one time Party called Republican cannot compete with such gifts from the treasury! If they do they are not Republican.

Editor's Note: This column is part II in a series. Part I can be found here.

One of the big advantages that President Obama has, as he plays "chicken" with the Congressional Republicans along the "fiscal cliff," is that Obama is a master of the plausible lie, which will never be exposed by the mainstream media-- nor, apparently, by the Republicans.

A key lie that has been repeated over and over, largely unanswered, is that President Bush's "tax cuts for the rich" cost the government so much lost tax revenue that this added to the budget deficit-- so...