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Obama: Let's Delay Those Sequester Spending Cuts Again

Hype_Blame22 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 2:09 PM
"In other words, the inertia finally favors the GOP. " This SHOULD be the case, but I doubt it will play out like this. I have a funny feeling that the dialogue will turn on Republicans, and the White House/media will run with the storyline that the GOP is willing to sacrifice national security in order to save their "rich" constituents from tax increases. Watch for the spin to start within the next week or two...
Michael3116 Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 3:29 PM
Nope already tossed the rich to the dogs that argument isn't going to hold water given that they tapped everybody in the last tax increase including those rich people making 20k per year by letting the SSI tax go up.
Dave M Wrote: Feb 05, 2013 10:56 PM
So who's to stop them from doing it again?

Boehner? McConnell? McCain Cantor? Graham?

The president blinks:

President Obama on Tuesday will ask Congress to approve legislation to replace at least some of the $85 billion in automatic spending cuts set to hit the government on March 1. A White House official said Obama would emphasize that the scheduled cuts would hurt the Pentagon and the broader economy. "With our economy poised to continue to strengthen this year, the president will make clear that we can't see another self-inflicted wound from Washington," a White House official said. "The president will urge Congress to come together and act to ensure...