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Again: Obama Misses Another Budget Deadline

John W11 Wrote: Feb 04, 2013 1:47 PM
Hey Jessie, they reason there is always these crisis cliff things is Obama and the Dems fault. Did you know the lazy Obama and the lazy Dems haven't done a budget in the legal, mandated manner in 4 years now! It's a fact. All they want to do is continueing resolutions. Well they are caught now. The Repulicans got out of the tax thing and increased the debt ceiling until the Dems produce a budget. If they don't , there will be a shutdown and it will be on them. of course we know Dems are lazy shirkers was well as reprobates but it's the end of the line now. they have been outsmarted and they will get the blame when the shutdown happens because they didn't do THEIR JOB

We've known this failure was forthcoming for some time, but it's still worth flagging for several reasons, which we'll get to momentarily.  First, the basics:

Monday marked the deadline set in law for President Obama to submit a budget, but he missed it — making this the fourth time in his five years in office that he's failed to submit the blueprint on time. That makes his record equal to the three previous presidents combined, who spanned 20 years in office. This year, Mr. Obama blamed the late passage of his tax increase deal early last month....