In response to:

Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

Resist, We Much!!! Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 1:24 PM
government spending. And, you can do your own math here: http://www.usgovernmentspending.com/year_spending_2012USbf_13bs1n#usgs302 Like I said, let's fly this fiscal cliff. It ain't nothing compared to the debt cliff on the horizon.

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...