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House to Vote on Fiscal Cliff Bill

eldridgearts Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 1:25 PM
Replacing the men of the party is only a bandage to the real cure of replacing the party all together. The GOP IS the REAL the problem, not the individuals who betray its platform. If the Dems can be united lockstep to vote us into a pure Marxist/Alinsky inspired Oligarchy, and 85 house GOP members back them, including the Speaker, then the party is irrelevant. The modern Republican Party was borne from the split in agreement to ending slavery between the Whigs and even some Democrats prior to the Civil War. Now, an equally important cultural shift is occurring. Time to rename, rebrand, and regroup by holding a new convention dissolving the GOP and possibly even picking up some Democrats to form a new political party that once again...
eldridgearts Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 1:26 PM
... hails the beliefs of Thomas Jefferson has it's primary constitutional interpreter.

House Speaker John Boehner presented two options to his members today—to make an amendment that would add a package of spending cuts to the bill, an extremely risky move, or vote to adopt the deal and send it along to President Obama. After determining there wasn’t enough support to amend the legislation, which passed 89-8 in the Senate, the House is moving forward with an up-or-down vote tonight.

The decision to move ahead with the Senate bill — which allows tax rates to jump to 39.6 percent on income over $450,000 — came after House Republicans internally...

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