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Boehner: This is a Stalemate

ZLM44 Wrote: Dec 03, 2012 1:31 PM
Speaking of ignorant and uninformed, you seem to think that there are no repercussions for your actions, or in this case, your proposed lack of actions. Don't you think the House should actually do something, seeing as how they get paid a handsome sum, or at the very least they should do something to look busy. I'd also like you to research who's voted for debt ceiling increases since Reagan and get back to me. I think you'll be very surprised.

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...