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Obama to Congress: The Time For Immediate Action on Fiscal Cliff is Now

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 11:04 PM
So why aren't you either giving every dime that you make above the median annual income to the government or to charity?
scrow Wrote: Dec 29, 2012 12:46 AM
Unless you're giving everything to charity above your median annual income, that isn't an answer to the question.
maryanne24 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 11:13 PM
And, I don't approve of the way the government wastes money.

Look "mast" your comments about hoarding your money show you are a liar. Nobody hoards their money especially with inflation coming. Sounds like you need some advice regarding where to put all that extra money you have got.
Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 11:09 PM
Because I can't afford your President's spending addiction.
maryanne24 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 11:08 PM
I doubt that. I really doubt you give more to charity than I make in one year and especially my husband. we do a lot for charities too.and. Give us a break. And continue giving to charity. You are such a kind liberal.
mast1055 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 11:06 PM
I give more to charity than you make in one year. Again, I am not complaining about a tax hike. why are you?

So how did the last-ditch fiscal cliff meeting go this afternoon? Not great. President Obama again put forth the scaled-back version of the proposal he pitched last week.

A source familiar with the meeting told CNBC that Obama was not making a new offer; just laying out what he thinks can pass the House and Senate. That includes keeping the tax cut for those making up to $250,000 and an extension of unemployment insurance for 2 million people. He will then ask the participants what they are willing to support, and if they don't have a counterproposal that...