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GOP Strategic Retreat?

mj01323 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 11:15 AM
Your proposal is probably the most ridiculous one ever suggested on this site. It is difficult to determine who you despise the most, those who have more than you or those who have less. Leave your wide ranging bigotry and ignorance at the door.
erick24 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 2:11 PM
Nothing wrong with getting EVERYONE to have some skin in the game. We also ought to send a bill to Mexico for all their citizens that we "educate", feed, clothe, doctor, imprison, etc.
Republicans are divided. President Obama won't budge. And more and more, it looks like the fiscal-cliff deadline of Dec. 31 will be missed.

It's now clear that Team Obama wants higher tax rates and revenue-raising tax-deduction caps to meet their $1.6 trillion revenue target. Spending cuts and entitlement reforms are vague to nonexistent. In fact, it could be that Obama not only rejects the across-the-board budget sequester, but that he actively seeks to raise spending, not cut it.

I guess it stands to reason that if you puff up his $800 billion revenue increase from last year, and double it to...