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Surprise: McConnell Offers Vote on Obama/Geithner Fiscal Cliff Plan, Reid Objects

SCLiberal Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 6:34 AM
There wa no bill to vote on. Hence it was a stunt.
JacobsTrouble Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 6:56 AM
You mean your side just wished for taxing the rich. Only the republicans had something in writing to debate on?
Duke Nuk'em Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 6:39 AM
Yep. A scum sucking democrat stunt.

I've been critical of Republican tactics and messaging this week, so let's give credit where it's due: Moments ago, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell took to the floor and offered an immediate vote on President Obama's fiscal cliff plan, which shocked the Beltway late last week.  (In case you're keeping score at home, this was the surreal proposal that induced McConnell to laugh out loud as it was outlined by Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner).  Harry Reid quickly objected and shut the whole thing down, labeling the suggestion a "stunt."  Think about that.  The President of the United States,...