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GOP Strategic Retreat?

mj01323 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 11:17 AM
Like the way they sat at home and helped to reelect Obama? No value or principles in their actions. Those who sat home are like the little kid that says he will hold his breath until he dies. Same result here. Thanks for nothing.
erick24 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 2:14 PM
Relatively quick death and chance for resurrection with B.O. or slow death with "moderate" Republic-RATS? Hmmmm.
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...