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Obama calls for fiscal
deal, departs for Hawaii

Washington Times, by Dave Boyer

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/21/2012 11:13:21 PM

A day after efforts to avert the fiscal cliff collapsed, President Obama said Friday that he again asked Republican and Democratic leaders in Congress to work out a deal on middle-class tax cuts and unemployment benefits that would prevent taxes for most Americans going up on Jan. 1. “That’s an achievable goal that can get done in 10 days,” Mr. Obama said at the White House. “Everybody’s got to give a little bit in a sensible way. We move forward together, or we don’t move forward at all.” The president spoke Friday

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Reality, 12/21/2012 11:43:37 PM     (No. 9078784)

Where does it say that presidents are supposed. to work

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Reply 2 - Posted by: phx4546, 12/22/2012 12:06:47 AM     (No. 9078796)

What a moron

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Reply 3 - Posted by: veritas, 12/22/2012 12:35:16 AM     (No. 9078821)

Well, as long as the Autopen is still in DC, whatever deal Boehner negotiates with himself [and I hate to even think how much he´ll add to taxes on the next pass...] it can be signed.

#1: I don´t want this [pre-deleted] usurper doing anything. Everything he does -- everything -- hurts us. Often by intent, sometimes by luck. And as everything he does is invalid and will one day have to be declared moot, the less he does the better. Yes, I know that´s a lot to hope for, but it should be done.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: aasilver, 12/22/2012 1:07:24 AM     (No. 9078837)

Ah... the Vacationer in Chief.

He is so wonderful (to music)

Aren´t we proud that we chose him over the most honorable person to ever run for President.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Country Boy, 12/22/2012 1:09:42 AM     (No. 9078839)

It´s a lot less work to know a large building down than to build it in the first place.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Country Boy, 12/22/2012 1:10:49 AM     (No. 9078841)

Sorry, that´s It´s a lot less work to knock a large building down than to build it in the first place.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/22/2012 2:22:58 AM     (No. 9078866)

The media just followed the WH lies all day long. To think how hard W worked and yet, he was constantly referred to as being lazy. It´s enough to make your hair curl.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: steveW, 12/22/2012 3:03:23 AM     (No. 9078878)

Here´s hoping he stays in Hawaii and spends the next four years doing nothing but the hula hula dance with pretty Hawaiian girls. Better he occupy himself with that than coming back to DC and continuing his "American president" charade. And I hear they have tasty coconuts.



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Reply 9 - Posted by: Kansas Conservative, 12/22/2012 7:35:56 AM     (No. 9078998)

One of the first casualties of the fiscal cliff is that 2.1 million Americans will lose their vacations in the form of unemployment benefits. I say cut these leeches off! They voted for Obama and his freebies. Let them learn the hard way that in the end, Obama will live like a King in Hawaii while their feeble Obama scraps will come to an end in the dead of winter. Good luck, 99ers...you lazy scum!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/22/2012 7:53:09 AM     (No. 9079022)

I´ve said it before. The middleclass fools who are screaming for the rich to pay more have no clue what is going to hit them come Jan. 1. The screaming will be heard from coast to coast. The plan has always been to get the rich first, then get the middleclass where all the money is. Rush is a genius when it comes to defining things. Low information voters describes these people to a T.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Judith, 12/22/2012 8:01:52 AM     (No. 9079040)

Quite an interesting game of chicken obama is playing. Unfortunately, for the USA, obama plays chicken the way the suicide bombers play war. He is quite willing to blow up the host country. Eager is probably a more accurate word.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: doctor P, 12/22/2012 12:23:00 PM     (No. 9079503)

Nothing says concern for the deficit than flying to Hawaii

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