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GOP seizes on Obama´s blown
budget deadline

The Hill [Washington DC], by Erik Wasson

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/4/2013 5:54:04 PM

Congressional Republicans are seizing on the White House’s failure to meet the Feb. 4 legal deadline to produce an annual budget as a gift that will help them recover from months of political beatings. The White House on Monday declined to say when President Obama’s delayed 2014 budget will come out. “President Obama missed a great opportunity today to help our economy. This was supposed to be the day he submitted his budget to the Congress. But it’s not coming. It’s going to be late. Some reports say it could be a month late,”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/4/2013 5:59:50 PM     (No. 9158418)

He doesn´t care. The sycophantic media doesn´t care. The 47% parasites don´t care. This is not going to be solved by votes and debates. It is going to take pitchforks.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 2/4/2013 6:02:17 PM     (No. 9158422)

Look how the Zerobama monkeys write this crap: "that will help them(the GOP) recover from months of political beatings".

The Hill ought not to be in business.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: wsdiego, 2/4/2013 6:09:01 PM     (No. 9158445)

These dems aren´t serious about a budget! As far as they are concerned, let the good times roll! As long as no one knows, what difference does it make?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: terry_tr6, 2/4/2013 6:53:34 PM     (No. 9158518)

i am willing to bet that the GOP threat of legislation to cut pay if a budget is not passed will actually mean that the pay will be withheld until a budget is passed and then all back pay will be restored. just like government pay during a "government shutdown"

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 2/4/2013 7:00:05 PM     (No. 9158534)

No bet here #4, been there done that. Like the last 4 years with no budget was sure a great help in the last election.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/4/2013 7:47:58 PM     (No. 9158605)

Spot on #2 - doublespeak at it´s finest. Translated into the English language, it says, "We now return to our regularly scheduled deflection of this administration´s *routine* violation of Federal law by failing to produce in a timely manner - budget information required by those laws...

...elsewhere, more bad gun people are interrupting upstanding peace-loving individuals in their quest to rid the country of the troublesome ´founding document´ restraints to civil society..."

At least when we still had cigarette commercials - we got *some* honesty out of media...

File under - balderdash category news.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Father of Internet, 2/5/2013 1:21:49 AM     (No. 9158958)

He´ll fill out his March Madness Bracket Choices first, then get around to the budget next month - that is, if he doesn´t have a golf game or a pickup basketball game scheduled.

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