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Obama to Congress: The Time For Immediate Action on Fiscal Cliff is Now

Jerry555 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 7:43 PM
Fiscal Cliff is just a PROPAGANDA word made up by Dinjee Harry, one word the ABC CBS NBC CNN MSLSD Liberal Media and this is ALL the Fault of the Republicans.
Jerry555 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 7:44 PM
No matter how they slice this, the Liberal Media will blame this on the Republicans.

DixT Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 8:04 PM
But we Conservatives are not buying it for a minute! Sen. Harry Reid (Democrat) has REFUSED to allow ANY of the GOP fiscal bills to even come to the floor in the Senate. So, HOW is that a Republican "fault?" Sorry, if the people even have one-half a brain, they will see it for what it is---A DEMOCRAT "FAULT,"and total OBSTRUCTIONISM!

So how did the last-ditch fiscal cliff meeting go this afternoon? Not great. President Obama again put forth the scaled-back version of the proposal he pitched last week.

A source familiar with the meeting told CNBC that Obama was not making a new offer; just laying out what he thinks can pass the House and Senate. That includes keeping the tax cut for those making up to $250,000 and an extension of unemployment insurance for 2 million people. He will then ask the participants what they are willing to support, and if they don't have a counterproposal that...