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Stalemate: Obama Warns of Prolonged Talks as Republicans Rebuff Plan

gnafu Wrote: Dec 02, 2012 1:09 PM
In other words, It's Obama's way or no way. If you saw Obama's proposal, it was a laugh. It should have read; Reduce Spending, Cut Taxes and Reduce Government. That might end the whole mess.

The word of the day is "stalemate".

Last year the Republicans had a chance to accept spending cuts to tax hikes at a 10-1 ratio. They declined. Now president Obama does not want to bargain. Who can blame Obama (except Republicans)? We may disagree, but that is part of the platform that got him elected.

The Republicans do not want to bargain either. And who can blame them (except Democrats)?

Regardless, Republicans blew a golden opportunity last year and...

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