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Americans: We're Going Over the Fiscal Cliff

rgama Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 8:44 AM
THe House Republicans had to balk at negotiating. They were running the risk of actually doing SOMETHING!
traitorbill Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 10:19 AM
They were the only ones who put anything on the table, and that shouldn't have even been put on the table. Obama; "I get that for nothing."
rgama Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 10:23 AM
But then they walked out rather than voting in what they had put on the table!
Birdman III Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 11:53 PM
It is too bad that Obama distained soiling his hands with negotiations... after all look at all the plans he proposed.
David70 Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 9:21 AM
Not enough votes to pass it. Try not being a useful idiot tool.
Bufa Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 9:19 AM
You mean like passing a budget?
DSMike Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 9:15 AM
Nice lie, and a real live one at that...the house has passed many budget bills, Obama and Reid have decided not to compromise...nice try but you are still a bold faced liar.

We're five days away from fiscal cliff doom. President Obama cut his Hawaii vacation short to return to Washington in hopes of cutting a deal before January 1. Despite this action, law makers and Americans are growing more pessimistic about whether a deal will actually get done according to Gallup.

 Americans' optimism that President Barack Obama and congressional leaders will reach a budget agreement before Jan. 1 has waned somewhat over the past week. Fifty percent now believe this and 48% are doubtful, a change from the previous three weeks, when the solid majority of Americans were...