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Obama Playing Chicken With Economic Disaster

JasonCharleston Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 4:57 PM
dale, One billionaire wants to drill for oil which actually helps the economy. The other one has a history of currency manipulation and deliberately tanking economies in order to make billions. You are the stupidest person on the planet if you have a moral equalivance to these two people. Of course you are a marxist pretending to be a liberal. Go Ted Kennedy. I know you raped and killed a chick, but at least you aren't a Republican. Am I right comrade?
Many progressive reporters and bloggers have been pushing the idea that going over the fiscal cliff into January will have very little effect on the economy and will actually help President Obama achieve his legislative goals. Indeed, Republican Sen. Barrasso hypothesized that President Obama was "eager" to go over the cliff.

Unfortunately, going over the fiscal cliff has real economic effects, and the progressives who are claiming otherwise are irresponsibly pushing the country to unnecessary economic pain.

"If it lasts three weeks, I'm pretty sure we get a recession out of it," Princeton University economist and...