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White-Flag Surrender on Cliff

M1946W Wrote: Jan 02, 2013 10:44 AM
Perhaps they should rename the party 'Republicants' since they certainly can't get it together. The bunch of crass acts collectively known as the GOP are completely spineless. They used to call America 'the land of the free and the home of the brave' but thanks to zero information voters that's changed to 'the land of the fools and the home of the enslaved'.

For all the pissing and moaning over the fiscal cliff, there was never much of a "cliff" in the first place. Worse yet, every delay made matters increasing irresponsible in terms of addressing the deficit.

The final result, as passed by the Senate, watered down budget cuts from $600 billion to a mere $12 billion.

Moreover, the extension of the tax cuts will add almost $4 trillion to the deficit over 10 years according to CBO analysis of the