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Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

George3324 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:06 AM
Regardless of the momentary Republican outrage, does anyone really doubt that the Republicans will finally go along with the presidents plan, say, "We didn't have any choice."? Furthermore, do we have any doubt that the Republicans will go along after receiving concessions of goodies for well-placed Republican donors?
spartacus3344 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:10 AM
Of course they'll cave, and then when it implodes they'll take the blame for it.....again.....

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...