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Jay Carney: Spending Cuts Are Deeply Irresponsible, or Something

MSUEH Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 8:30 PM
Sounds like a lotta 1984 doublespeak to me. Since WHEN is cutting spending "irresponsible"? What a bunch of fools - just like the fools that (not "who"; they don't deserve the honor of "who") "elected" this MISadministration in again. It's irresponsible of me when I don't control my spending; why a double standard?

Shortly before President Obama told Republicans his $1.6 trillion tax increase wasn't "complicated" today at a toy manufacturing plant in Pennsylvania, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney told reporters that spending cuts are deeply irresponsible.

Q: One of the things Speaker Boehner said this morning was that any increase in the debt limit would have to be matched by or exceeded by further spending cuts. That's the same kind of rhetoric that we heard in 2011. Are you concerned that that is being used as leverage again in a way that could be damaging to the United...