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Surreal: Obama's Fiscal Cliff Proposal Stuns Washington

Ted in California Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:58 AM
All I need to learn how to do is shoot and loot.
tuttletacoma Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 11:00 AM
just remember you can't eat bling, so make sure you include food when you are breaking and entering
Ted in California Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:59 AM
That's a tongue in cheek response but there is an element of truth to it.

Republicans have been asking for the White House's plan for some time now -- well, they finally got one.  Oh my:

House Republicans said on Thursday that Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner presented the House speaker, John A. Boehner, a detailed proposal to avert the year-end fiscal crisis with $1.6 trillion in tax increases over 10 years, an immediate new round of stimulus spending, home mortgage refinancing and a permanent end to Congressional control over statutory borrowing limits. The proposal, loaded with Democratic priorities and short on detailed spending cuts, was likely to meet strong...