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Carney: The Whole Point of Sequestration Was to Avoid Those Spending Cuts

LearningCommunity Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 12:04 PM
OK so again this will be on the TP/GOPs hands. Do they let it come up for a vote or not?
Bufa Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 12:06 PM
Well sure it will be.
We can't have Barry take any responsibilty for anything.
LearningCommunity Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 12:08 PM
Interesting.

Probably because most people make their own decisions and most people understand what is happening.



wdwrkr Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 12:13 PM
Interesting.

Will the Dem senate EVER produce a budget (balanced, or, otherwise)?
Will the Dem senate ever vote of spending reduction legislation passed by the House?
LearningCommunity Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 12:18 PM
Great questions. They need to happen.

Last night, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney picked a Twitter fight with Republican Congressman Justin Amash over sequestration.  We'll get to that online battle in a moment, but first, a word on Rep. Amash's misguided comments that caught Carney's attention in the first place.  Amash has been publicly blasting Republican leadership for aggressively pinning the sequester on President Obama, arguing that it's "disingenuous" for members of Congress to vote for a compromise, then blame it on the other party.  This needlessly and foolishly undermines the GOP's messaging on the issue.  Republicans are not saying that the sequester is...