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Fiscal Cliff Creates Problems That Don't Faze Obama

JRM57 Wrote: Dec 13, 2012 9:56 AM
Now that the Democrats know what's in Obamacare, they don't like it??? Why did they vote for something they knew nothing about??? Military?? Not the military you're thinking of. When our military is reduced greatly, Jimmy Hoffa will become chief of staff and the Unions will become Obama's military. The union thugs are how Obama got elected, by fraud.... Obama did not win the election. Obama admits his father was not a US citizen. Why doesn't congress do something about this? I'll tell you why. One word. MONEY. The members of congress are getting richer and fatter everyday. The more Obama rapes us of our money, the more money that lines their pockets. You know the saying - Money talks. BS walks...
Is Barack Obama bluffing when he threatens to go over the fiscal cliff if Republicans refuse to agree to higher tax rates on high earners?

Some analysts think so. Keith Hennessey, a former top staffer for the Bush White House and Senate Republicans and a veteran of budget negotiations, argues that Obama's whole second term would be blighted if he allows the fiscal cliff tax increases and sequestration budget cuts to take place next month.

His argument is based on three assumptions. One is that going over the fiscal cliff would trigger a sharp recession and a weak economy thereafter. Many...