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For GOP, Losing Might Be the Only Way To Win

KrankyMike Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 1:51 PM
Let's give the Democrats exactly what they want. Let's NOT go over the cliff. The liberal media will blame Republicans for the grief then will credit Democrats for middle-class tax cuts afterwards. Lets not try to mitigate the coming economic problems. Republican governors in states like Ohio, Wisconsin, and New Mexico made their economies better, so the voters there voted for Obama. If Republicans do ANYTHING, they will not get all the blame for the bad stuff and none of the credit for the good. There should be no opposition but no Republican fingerprints on a deal either. Cave. Then the Democrats will own the economy and all its trouble. We can repeat 2010 in 2014.
Chicken George Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 9:42 PM
I heard Charles Krauthammer pretty much say the same thing. He said the republicans should walk away. Obamanation will go in front of the American people and blame the republicans because he know they will believe anything he says plus he'll have the msm to back him up but a few of us will know the truth. I say let them own it.

According to a new ABC News/Washington Post poll, 73 percent of Democrats and 63 percent of independents -- and even 39 percent of Republicans -- now favor raising taxes on those making $250,000 or more a year. So give the people want they want.

As it is, the GOP is engaged in an unwinnable scrum with Barack Obama, a man chasing the gold-plated Holy Grail of hiking top marginal tax rates on the rich and small businesses -- bringing in, according to the Congressional Budget Office, a few days' worth of revenue. Concede the Bush-era tax rate (though you...