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Senate Passes Bill to Avoid Fiscal Cliff

Serge9 Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 11:20 AM
Mr. Obama and democrats very methodically are after a middle class. This is no surprise since the middle class is a core of modern capitalism model, and to implement a socialism on this soil democrats desperately need to eliminate this last obstacle. Remind you that the other obstacles on the way to socialism in the US have already been wiped out: Supreme Court, Congress - every single thing in DC is accommodating to socialistic ideas. 400k a year income as a threshold for new taxes is exactly what these fellows are doing: they divide the middle class on two parts simultaneously waging pretty successful class wars. As a result the Obama's support is growing. Does it look like 1924 year in Germany? Not yet, but soon it will

The Senate voted early Tuesday morning 89-8 in favor of the scaled-down bipartisan package that would halt historic tax hikes for many Americans and postpone automatic spending cuts for two months. The bill will now go to the House, which is expected to be back in session at noon today.

The outlines of the deal Mr. McConnell and Mr. Biden worked out included raising tax rates for individuals making more than $400,000 and families with incomes more than $450,000, and extended unemployment benefits for the long-term jobless. It also continued a number of programs from Mr. Obama’s...