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Obama Proposes Last Minute "Mini Deal," Adding Milk Lobby Bonus

pascagoulapappy Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 1:31 AM
Pleeze, pleeze, Brer fox, don't th'ow me ovah dat fistical cliff ! ! Pleeze, pleeze, pleeze, not dat fistical cliff ! ! !------------------

The one thing I am always afraid of in budget negotiations is that virtually nothing is done, or worse yet, something counterproductive is done.

Obama's latest Fiscal Cliff "Mini-Deal" Proposal is exactly the kind of counterproductive nonsense I am talking about.

Assuming the above Atlantic Wire article is correct ...

  1. The deal would delay or replace the vast majority of spending cuts called for in...