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How President Obama Lost His Shirt to John Boehner

VigilantWingnut Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 9:11 AM
My guess is that this article was erroneously released today. I think was intended for April 1st. There are times I want to be wrong, and this is one of those times. I sincerely hope there is truth to what I just read above, but right now all I hear is the klink klink of the can bouncing down the road, another $Trillion-plus dollar deficit spending spree yet again for 2013, and 4 more years of an avowed communist occupying Oval Office. There is nothing permanent about the Bush rollback of the Clinton tax increases either. America has become too stupid to effectively engage in self rule. It's only a matter of time, (and probably as early as 2014) where they will vote enough Democrats into Congress to have a majority that will raise taxes.

The House, under the leadership of Speaker John Boehner, has precipitated a postponement in the debt ceiling fight until May. This represents a strategic choice by Boehner to make the Sequester fight, not the debt ceiling fight, the next major engagement. Much of the mainstream media now is accusing Congress of “kicking the can down the road.” They are missing the strategic implications.

In retrospect, at the Battle at Fiscal Cliff, Boehner took President Obama to the cleaners. He did it suavely, without histrionics. While Obama churlishly, and in a politically amateurish manner, publicly strutted about having forced the Republicans...