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Stalling Fiscal Cliff Negotiations

maryanne24 Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 9:17 PM
It sounds conspiratorial but I think they wanted this hosting meltdown so that they could eventually own all private property.
JRusso Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 9:21 PM
Maryanne, I don't think Libs really care about unintended consequences except insofar as it gives them something else to "fix".
Cal29 Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 9:19 PM
Yes, JRusso, a truly devastating situation.
byeBarry Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 9:18 PM
maryanne24 Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 9:17 PM

UPDATE: Senator Harry Reid appeared on the floor of the Senate this evening announcing that there would be no vote tonight. He said that they will reconvene Monday morning at 11am. “There’s still significant distance between the two sides, but negotiations continue,” Reid said. “There’s still time left to reach an agreement, and we intend to continue negotiations.” With only one day left of the year, it is looking like a very slim chance the two sides can come together to reach a fiscal cliff deal.

UPDATE: Republicans have taken the CPI off the table in an effort to help negotiations....