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Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

nodeamass Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 1:30 PM
PTSD, please explain how our multi trillion dollar maginot line stops super smart REAL terrorists who obtain a nuke and smuggle it using any of the tens of millions of cargo containers? How does your gold plated maginot line stop that? And there are dozens of other simple and effective strategies that REAL terrorists could use. OOOPS!

Republicans have been asking for the White House's plan for some time now -- well, they finally got one.  Oh my:
 

House Republicans said on Thursday that Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner presented the House speaker, John A. Boehner, a detailed proposal to avert the year-end fiscal crisis with $1.6 trillion in tax increases over 10 years, an immediate new round of stimulus spending, home mortgage refinancing and a permanent end to Congressional control over statutory borrowing limits. The proposal, loaded with Democratic priorities and short on detailed spending cuts, was likely to meet strong...