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Boehner: This is a Stalemate

T172 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 3:19 PM
Exactly Quintus, thats my point. Citizens united was enacted what a few years ago? Before it was enacted was there still free speech, but people couldn't give millions of dollars to a candidate, there was limitations.

In response to President Obama's new $1.6 trillion tax hike proposal, Speaker John Boehner said today fiscal cliff talks have reached a "stalemate."

"There is a stalemate," Boehner said. "I'm rather determined to solve our debt problem."

When asked about GOP solutions to the looming crisis, Boehner pointed to the work the House has done in the past two years for solutions.

"You can look at our budget in the past two years and there are plenty of specific proposals," he said, adding that significant and real spending cuts must be on the table in...