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Obama: More Peas for You!

Reginald10 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 12:36 PM
The President won, in large part, by staying in "campaign mode" through his term. It's time that the Republican Party started fighting back, and kept advocating its own positions throughout the cycle. Let's start working for 2014 NOW. Make common cause with the Tea Party, the 9/12 groups, etc. Move right, not left. Tell the Paul plotters to shut up, and quit distracting and dividing the vote. Get Newt to start thinking about funny riposts to the charges Obama will make. GET TO WORK !

It’s been a year and half since the GOP and Democrats hammered out an agreement that raised the debt ceiling and put us on the lip of a fiscal cliff, threatening mutually assured destruction if a budget deal wasn’t worked out before January 2013.

It made sense for all sides at the time. 

The GOP figured there was a good shot that Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. The Democrats figured there was a good chance shot Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. And Obama was content to do what he did best: run a campaign on TV, eat...