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Boehner: This is a Stalemate

Jullou Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:32 PM
better to have a stalemate than fall for the dirty tricks of Democrats. They fooled Presidents Reagan and Bush, the elder by saying they would cut spending if they signed for an increase in taxes. They never keep their part of the bargin. Don't fall for it. Your Republican base will not vote for you again. The line is drawn now!! And BS to the leftist media that are trying to sway public opinion.

In response to President Obama's new $1.6 trillion tax hike proposal, Speaker John Boehner said today fiscal cliff talks have reached a "stalemate."

"There is a stalemate," Boehner said. "I'm rather determined to solve our debt problem."

When asked about GOP solutions to the looming crisis, Boehner pointed to the work the House has done in the past two years for solutions.

"You can look at our budget in the past two years and there are plenty of specific proposals," he said, adding that significant and real spending cuts must be on the table in...