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Obama to Boehner: 'I Will Use Inaugural Address, State of the Union to Blame GOP'

JDs Handsome-Son Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 5:51 AM
Will the GOP ever figure out that being contemptible cowards and eunuchs is not a winning formula? Will they never stop being Obama's prison wife, always being pushed around like wimps and geldings? What's wrong with those cowardly women? How can even their families respect them?
dlynn4 Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 6:51 AM
I think you are correct. There is no way to win by compromising with Obama given his hubris. I vote for going over the cliff and then telling Obama the debt ceiling is not going up one dime until he signs a bill to cut the non-defense budget this year by $300 billion. It is time to stop allowing Obama to buy votes from ignorant voters by sending the bill to the future.

Statesmanship at its finest: during fiscal cliff talks, President Obama reportedly told Speaker Boehner that he would use his two major speeches in January to blame Republicans for the stalled deal. According to the Wall Street Journal, the president wasn't too happy with the options House Republicans were willing to present, and made it clear he was willing to throw the GOP under the bus for the nation's financial woes.

Mr. Obama repeatedly lost patience with the speaker as negotiations faltered. In an Oval Office meeting last week, he told Mr. Boehner that if the sides didn't...