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Obama: More Peas for You!

skywalker58 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 4:01 PM
Leftist are the moochers and parasites that live off the government till, which is funded by taxpayers. They want to raise taxes so they think they'll get more revenue to allow them to provide more vote buying handout. Conservatives believe in charity to help those who need help, not government programs that are rife with red tape, corruption and inefficiency.

It’s been a year and half since the GOP and Democrats hammered out an agreement that raised the debt ceiling and put us on the lip of a fiscal cliff, threatening mutually assured destruction if a budget deal wasn’t worked out before January 2013.

It made sense for all sides at the time. 

The GOP figured there was a good shot that Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. The Democrats figured there was a good chance shot Obama wasn’t going to be reelected. And Obama was content to do what he did best: run a campaign on TV, eat...