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Wednesday: House to pass bill
forcing Obama to balance budget

The Hill, by Pete Kasperowicz

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Posted By:drive, 2/6/2013 8:49:00 AM

The House meets at 9 a.m. Wednesday and will immediately start work on legislation that would require President Obama to estimate when the federal budget will balance again. Members approved the rule for this bill Tuesday, and then debated the bill for 30 minutes before adjourning for the day. The bill was hotly opposed by Democrats and led two Democrats to call the bill "stupid." The House will start Wednesday by having another 30 minutes of debate.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: CaptainLibra, 2/6/2013 9:04:22 AM     (No. 9161331)

Since when is it "stupid" to balance one´s budget? Only in Liberal land.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: stopevhillary, 2/6/2013 9:25:41 AM     (No. 9161391)

...to require Obama "to estimate when the federal budget will balance again". Oh, hold me down, I´m getting all excited over a required ESTIMATE. Yeah. That will hold water. Puts their feet to the fire alright. yeah. Go for it.

Chumps.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 2/6/2013 9:34:52 AM     (No. 9161415)

...and said bill will be stopped in the Senate.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 2/6/2013 9:39:53 AM     (No. 9161422)

They might as well try forcing him to release his college transcripts or join a legitimate Christian church . . . Ain´t gonna happen.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/6/2013 10:08:24 AM     (No. 9161497)

Or #4, produce a genuine birth certificate.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: oh-heck, 2/6/2013 10:30:06 AM     (No. 9161570)

Senate is out Wednesday, but returns Thursday to work on a bill reauthorizing the Violence Against Women Act.

I wish I could decide to take Wednesdays off. Don´t the same laws apply to women as well as men? Wouldn´t a higher priority be a Violence against Chicago Youth Act?


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Reply 7 - Posted by: Ranger Applejack Dawson, 2/6/2013 10:32:29 AM     (No. 9161581)

I reckon Obama´s quakin´ in his boots over this latest GOP combat mission.

What does GOP stand for anyway?

Geldings On Pussyfeet?



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Reply 8 - Posted by: stablemoney, 2/6/2013 10:49:18 AM     (No. 9161636)

Ok fine. But the real problem, as the GOP needs mental help, is that it is legal for the Fed to print money for Obama to spend all he wants whether Congress authorizes or likes it or not. So, if the GOP would, please make it illegal for the Fed to print money and buy Obama´s promissory notes.

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