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Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

PMA1454 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 5:50 PM
Excited teen guy benson: "Surreal: Obama's fiscal proposal stuns washing ton." Surreal: "The LOSING teabag/neo-fascist party STUNS America after they claimed they have a mandate, although they lost the election."
theabnranger Wrote: Dec 01, 2012 11:00 AM
The House has a mandate--as proven by more seats becoming conservative.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 6:09 PM
What's Barry's mandate? Spend and spend, tax and tax, without any cuts. He's a genius.

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...