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Re-Elected Barack Obama: Come at Me

Smitty41inPB Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 3:41 PM
Katie, et al, STOP CALLING THEM THE BUSH TAX CUTS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! a) what is law is the law and theey are the tax rates, NOT some arbritary set of conditions b) when Obama had control of the law making process they could have changed the laws, and additionally, when they lost the House 2 yrs ago could have let them expire, he didn't so while I still refer you to a) above, if you have to label them, THEY ARE OBAMA'S TAX CUTS! period, end of story.

President Obama just wrapped up his first press conference since being re-elected for a second term last week and the first he’s given since August.  He opened with remarks about the economy as the fiscal cliff looms, but addressed a variety of topics.

“There’s only one way to solve these challenges and that is to do it together,” Obama said. “We’ve got to work out our differences.”

Despite calling for compromise and cooperation, Obama made it clear it’s either raise taxes on those making more than $250,000 per year or go over the fiscal...