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Report: Obama Makes Threats, Concedes Little During Fiscal Cliff 'Negotiations'

spartacus3344 Wrote: Dec 26, 2012 4:35 PM
"The loss of manufacturing jobs have nothing to do with unions" You're in denial. CRA, Fannie and Freddie, all indications of propgressive social justice that failed, and failed miserably. The problem is that progressives like Carter and Clinton and Frank refuse to accept any responsibility for their actions. It's typical of progressive nature. You know how I can tell you're full of it? Because of the "blaming the poor" meme. You progressives fall back on this class warfare without even blinking. I've done my homework, and I'm not afraid to be honest, as you are.

While most media accounts of the fiscal cliff fiasco have focused on Republicans' travails, few have adequately noted Democrats' starring role in our current dysfunction.  Harry Reid obstructed a vote on the president's plan, Nancy Pelosi whipped votes against her own erstwhile plan, and the president has fully retreated from ideas he supported as recently as last year.  A pre-Christmas Wall Street Journal article walks readers through the failed...