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Obama Playing Chicken With Economic Disaster

rdemonteverde Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 12:30 PM
If that is what it takes to awaken those idiots in an Obaman stupor, so be it. I know and it hurts to know of many innocent lives affected but when you look at it there is no other way. We have a spineless opposition party GOP a spineless crying Speaker Bonner a President determined to bring this country to its knees. He knows the masses will still blame the Republicans for whatever reason he says is the reason why his administration is failing. With his eye in 2014 eager to take congress back to Democratic fold so to facilitate his agenda easier.
Many progressive reporters and bloggers have been pushing the idea that going over the fiscal cliff into January will have very little effect on the economy and will actually help President Obama achieve his legislative goals. Indeed, Republican Sen. Barrasso hypothesized that President Obama was "eager" to go over the cliff.

Unfortunately, going over the fiscal cliff has real economic effects, and the progressives who are claiming otherwise are irresponsibly pushing the country to unnecessary economic pain.

"If it lasts three weeks, I'm pretty sure we get a recession out of it," Princeton University economist and...