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Republicans' Ace in the Hole: Simpson-Bowles?

rmt5 in MA Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 7:24 PM
Whatever bad place Barack Obama takes our nation to will be ON PURPOSE. Many of the people who voted for this man do not realize his contempt for this country. Now we ALL will have to suffer while they learn this lesson.
T172 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 7:26 PM
Hey, aside from Benghazi no terror attacks so thats something.
rmt5 in MA Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 7:37 PM
Many of the terrorists were killed in Iraq trying to stop a Democracy from forming. Al Queda had to regroup, which by all account they have done. We may not be so fortunate from here on out. I pray that we can stop them but this administration is taking them too lightly.

Democrats appear to have the upper hand on the politics of the fiscal cliff, which might explain their brash pronouncements and mind-blowing conceptualization of "compromise."  This morning I outlined three possible contingencies for Republicans, none of which is especially attractive.  But is there a fourth way?  The GOP's dilemma is a doozy.  Their opponents, emboldened by the election, are pushing for counter-productive tax hikes on "the rich" -- a politically popular...