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BREAKING: GOP Counters WH Offer on Fiscal Cliff, Embraces Bowles-Simpson Variant

richard1088 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:51 PM
Obama's sole goal is to destroy the Republican Party, by getting it to agree to tax hikes. He won't agree to Simpson Bowles or anything else. He's a black fascist, who's perfectly willing to take America over the cliff. LET HIM DO IT. HE OWNS IT. WORK ON THE UPCOMING MID TERMS AND GET RYAN OUT THERE TO COUNTER CAMPAIGN AGAINST THIS HUSTLER.
BruisedTaxPyr Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:59 PM
He will OWN nothing ... it takes an honest man to own his mistakes, it takes a leader to lead.
RGR25 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:53 PM
As opposed to a white fascist, which would presumable be a better deal.
Jerry555 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:56 PM
Didn't you mean, "which would be presumably, a better deal"

And yes, it would be, Much better.

The tax cut 'hike' will be a measly $80 Billion, and the loophole elimination, would be Much More.

RGR25 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:58 PM
Yes, White Fascists are so much more "American" than black fascists, no?
Jerry555 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 6:59 PM
Jerry555 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 7:00 PM
RGR25 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 7:01 PM
Not according to your previous posts.
Simplecaveman Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 7:03 PM
They're ideology is interchangeable. Destroy individual freedom and capitalism.

Well, this move by Speaker Boehner doesn't exactly follow my Simpson-Bowles playbook to a tee -- but Erskine Bowles does make an appearance, and Republicans are going on (realistic, reasonable) offense.  In a new letter addressed to the president, House Republican leaders firmly reject the president's non-starter "proposal," pointedly decline to counter with an equally unrealistic wish list, and offer an alternative bipartisan solution: