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Fighting Spin With the Truth

Free_Markets_Free_People Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 8:35 AM
Sorry about the incomplete thought, but Obama has the deal he wants already which is sequestration (sp). From his point of view going over the cliff is a win-win because he can just blame the republicans. MSM will carry his water so he has no political price to pay. That's his view anyway.

The Republicans offered a plan -- in writing -- to avoid the "fiscal cliff." It includes $800 billion in revenue increases, which demonstrates the GOP's reluctant assent to increasing the tax burdens on Americans.  The White House has rejected the proposal out of hand.

The sheer audacity of the President's last proposal shows that Obama sees this as the opening salvos of 2014.  Republicans need to do a better job explaining their position in a way that will allow them to make a strong case for themselves (and for electing more of them) in 2014.

To that end, here are...