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Both Sides Must Give Ground To Avoid Fiscal Cliff

jimmylynn Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 4:23 AM
News clips of the Democrat's sincerity and commitment to work with Republicans. After about a Nona-second Democrats switch gears and actually antagonize Republicans as though they want to piss_off the House Republicans with unacceptable demands ….because they do. They are simply setting up their game plan....”Blame Republicans” to get everything they want and take none of the blame for it. They are really working on destroying the Republican party once and for all.
In his first formal press conference in months, Barack Obama showed that getting re-elected can increase a president's confidence and combativeness. He staked out tough stands on several issues, especially on the looming budget negotiations.

Looking ahead to the "fiscal cliff" on Dec. 31, when the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts expire and sequestration cuts government spending sharply, Obama demanded $1.6 trillion of increased revenues as part of any budget bargain.

That's twice the number he and Speaker John Boehner agreed on in the grand bargain talks in the summer of 2011.

Those talks fell apart when Obama telephoned Boehner and raised his demand...