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Durbin: Entitlement Reform is "On the Table," Just Don't Mention Any Specific Ideas

RiCkY.D. Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 6:13 PM
Let no Republican go without holding them fully responsible for casting a vote in favor of tax hikes ! Let us hold their feet to the fire and let them know that if they choose to cave then we will fight like all heck to unseat them. People now is the time to let your reps know that you will not tollerate the cowardly acts of caving to the Obama / d-rat agenda! Phone, Fax or Email your rep and demand they grow a pair and stand up for those that support them.
debir Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 6:29 PM
Give the Dems a 1% tax-increase, substantially-lower-tax-deductions-limit, on incomes over $250,000,

3% tax-increase, massively-lower tax-deductions-limit on incomes over $1,000,000,

But w/mandatory massive cuts to unneeded foreign-military-intervention-costs-$$, illegal-alien-$$-handouts, as much Big Govt $pending as can be $topped !

You will invariably hear over the coming weeks that our politics are broken because these damned Republicans refuse to compromise on anything.  This narrative, to put it bluntly, is a lie.  John Boehner reportedly offered hundreds of billions of dollars in new revenues during debt deal negotiations last summer (only to have Obama pull the rug out from under him), as did the GOP contingent on the 'Super Committee.'  Democrats shut down that plan, too, then refused to offer a single unified counter-proposal.  Sensing that they've backed their opponents into a corner in this dispute, liberals are aggressively...