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BREAKING: GOP Counters WH Offer on Fiscal Cliff, Embraces Bowles-Simpson Variant

Gordon110 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 5:54 PM
They wouldn't investigate his past before the first election, they will not bring articles of impeachment against him, and they will never investigate voter fraud. All these things need to be done but they never will be. There are not enough people on Capitol Hill with the stones to do it. They couldn't even convict Bill Clinton on a slam dunk perjury charge.
Gordon110 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:00 PM
Bruce2397 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 5:56 PM
"They wouldn't investigate his past..." All we heard about during the Spring, Summer, and Fall of 2008 was "its all Obama, all the time, the only thing the press writes about is Obama, they tell us everything about him, we're sick of it." Now you claim to not know anything about him...

Do you guys even have the faintest clue how pathetic you sound?

Well, this move by Speaker Boehner doesn't exactly follow my Simpson-Bowles playbook to a tee -- but Erskine Bowles does make an appearance, and Republicans are going on (realistic, reasonable) offense.  In a new letter addressed to the president, House Republican leaders firmly reject the president's non-starter "proposal," pointedly decline to counter with an equally unrealistic wish list, and offer an alternative bipartisan solution: