Mitch McConnell, the Senate Republican leader, says he “burst into laughter” Thursday when Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner outlined the administration proposal for averting the fiscal cliff. He wasn’t trying to embarrass Geithner, McConnell says, only responding candidly to his one-sided plan, explicit on tax increases, vague on spending cuts.
Geithner’s visit to his office left McConnell discouraged about reaching a “balanced” deal on tax hikes and spending reductions designed to prevent...
for those who recall the movie, "Back to School" when the leftist econ prof asked the great Rodney where he would build this fantastic new factory he replied, fantasyland and that's what we witness from the left and from the oval office imbecile if he can just steal a little bit more money from the evil rich repubs, he will fix the economy and continue his out of control spending
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