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Steyn: Congress Spent “Two Months Negotiating 10 Hours of Savings”

RedTruck Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 4:27 PM
Since Barack Obama came upon the scene - so many of us - wanting to see our nation strong and free - have felt like we have fallen into the rabbit hole and there is no way out. Guess lots of politicians feel the nation is full of dopes - otherwise a radical community organizer - totally unqualified for the job - would have never been elected President - when he was elected to a second term after a failed first term - politicians have every reason to believe "we the people" are "we the dopes - big dopes" and so that is how we are treated. Barack Obama has no respect for this nation or its citizens and neither do any other Washington federal employees - starts at the top.

Writing in the Orange County Register, conservative-leaning political commentator Mark Steyn explains -- and exposes -- the utter frivolity of the latest “fiscal cliff” compromise. Here’s the most galling excerpt:

Washington keeps proving the point. The political class has just spent two months on a down-to-the-wire nail-biting white-knuckle thrill-ride negotiation the result of which is more business as usual. At the end, as always, Dr. Obama and Dr. Boehner emerge in white coats, surgical masks around their necks, bloody scalpels in hand, and announce that it was touch-and-go for awhile but the operation was a complete success – and...