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The 2012 Lame Duck Session is Here

Lance852 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 12:41 PM
Jon Russo Wrote: 42 minutes ago (11:54 AM) "He that lives on hope will die fasting." -B. Franklin ------------------------ Yes! We also have a saying in the military: "Hope is not a force multiplier."
Jon Russo Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 1:05 PM
A bong full of hopium will get a community organizer elected POTUS.
Lance852 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 1:14 PM
Fill up two bags, one with Hope, the other with Cr a p. see which gets full quicker...

It's been nearly a week since Barack Obama was re-elected president and today the 2012 lame duck session officially begins as the fiscal cliff looms.

—The expiration of Bush-era tax cuts on income, investments, married couples and families with children and inheritances.

—A $55 billion, 9 percent cut to the Pentagon next year and another $55 billion in cuts to domestic programs, including a 2 percent cut to Medicare providers.

—The expiration of unemployment benefits for the long-term jobless and a sharp cut in reimbursements for doctors participating...