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Obama to Congress: The Time For Immediate Action on Fiscal Cliff is Now

Madfoxx Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 9:49 PM
Obama uses Alinsky's rules, demonize your opponents, it works, low information voters fall for it, see what he did to Romney.

So how did the last-ditch fiscal cliff meeting go this afternoon? Not great. President Obama again put forth the scaled-back version of the proposal he pitched last week.

A source familiar with the meeting told CNBC that Obama was not making a new offer; just laying out what he thinks can pass the House and Senate. That includes keeping the tax cut for those making up to $250,000 and an extension of unemployment insurance for 2 million people. He will then ask the participants what they are willing to support, and if they don't have a counterproposal that...