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Surprise: McConnell Offers Vote on Obama/Geithner Fiscal Cliff Plan, Reid Objects

Keep the change Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 6:52 PM
Who is the bigger moron, the fraud Coward in Chief or the Weeper of the House? Here's your deal Mr Marxist: You can have the Simpson / Boles commission recommendations with a Mack Penny balanced budget guarantee. Take it or leave it. The GOP would begin to heal along with the nation. Instead, we are going to watch the fraud tear the GOP in two. Good riddance to bad rubbish.
jjones706 Wrote: Dec 05, 2012 6:59 PM
I'd vote for that. Anything that forces a balanced budget.

My definition of balanced budget: Not being able to spend more than was brought in in revenues the previous year.

I've been critical of Republican tactics and messaging this week, so let's give credit where it's due: Moments ago, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell took to the floor and offered an immediate vote on President Obama's fiscal cliff plan, which shocked the Beltway late last week.  (In case you're keeping score at home, this was the surreal proposal that induced McConnell to laugh out loud as it was outlined by Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner).  Harry Reid quickly objected and shut the whole thing down, labeling the suggestion a "stunt."  Think about that.  The President of the United States,...