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Here Comes the Cliff

Hausmaus Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 3:39 PM
Even if the Republicans agree to raise taxes on people making $1,000,000.00, and above by 90%, and increase spending by 1000%, then raising the Nationl Debt Ceiling to ten quintillion dollars, Republicans will be blamed for everything. The MSM will make sure that Obama gets all the credit, and the Republicans will be demonized, and insulted as usuall.
Last week, Republicans proved they are not a governing party. Next week we will see whether Democrats are.

A governing party would have, reluctantly, passed Speaker John Boehner's Plan B, which would have preserved the current tax rates on everyone with incomes under $1 million.

Passage would have put Senate Democrats on the spot, since they voted for a similar measure in 2010. They might have engaged in negotiations with Boehner that could have been more productive than his negotiations with Barack Obama this month and in the summer of 2011.

Then, as Bob Woodward reports in his book "The Price...