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Obama Consults With MSNBC
Host Al Sharpton, and Other
´Civil Rights Leaders,´
on Fiscal Talks

Weekly Standard, by Daniel Halper

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 11/17/2012 6:02:58 AM

This afternoon, President Barack Obama consulted with MSNBC host Al Sharpton, who´s also assicated with the National Action Network (NAN), about the fiscal talks between the White House and Congress. At the same meeting, Obama also consulted with other "leaders of civil rights and civic organizations." Via the pool report: President Obama and Vice President Biden met with leaders of civil rights and civic organizations to discuss negotiations over how to avoid the fiscal cliff. The meeting lasted over an hour, and participants spoke to reporters outside the West Wing after they wrapped up. Per the White House,


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Reply 1 - Posted by: BcdErick, 11/17/2012 6:16:50 AM     (No. 9019990)

Well, how much Choom did they blow? Who could possibly care?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 11/17/2012 6:26:08 AM     (No. 9019999)

He is a bigger joke now than in the past.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: voxpop, 11/17/2012 6:39:54 AM     (No. 9020019)

Just unbelievable.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bgarrett, 11/17/2012 6:50:04 AM     (No. 9020034)

Can obama get any more bizarre?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: pineledger, 11/17/2012 6:51:17 AM     (No. 9020036)

That con Sharpton is advising on fiscal matters? Holy smoke.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Freeloader, 11/17/2012 6:58:10 AM     (No. 9020047)

The orchestrator of the Freddie´s Fashion Mart riots and fire is a "civil rights leader"?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ronbet, 11/17/2012 7:02:38 AM     (No. 9020053)

Sharpton is there with his hand in OUR pockets to get more of OUR money for him and HIS people, that´s all.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 11/17/2012 7:13:07 AM     (No. 9020066)

I´m really beginning to dislike ´Civil Rights Leaders.´

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Reply 9 - Posted by: JimS, 11/17/2012 7:47:10 AM     (No. 9020112)

More reparations?
Is there such a thing as "white money" and "black money"?
Or aren´t we all in this mess together because of the incompetence of this Administration?
How about meeting with leaders from other constituencies?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 11/17/2012 8:15:58 AM     (No. 9020162)

Agree with #4. 0bama is not serious about the fiscal state of our country.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Crosscut, 11/17/2012 8:39:49 AM     (No. 9020209)

Oh yeah, all prominent financial and economic experts. When a president invites racists and agitators like this to the White House for consultation, it leaves no doubt this nation is in big trouble. Elections have consequences. No one has done more to diminish the office of president than this doofus.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: john56, 11/17/2012 8:39:56 AM     (No. 9020210)

Tripling down on a hard left turn.

Time to meet with MSNBC stooges, can´t even pick up the phone to negotiate with the GOP leaders in the House (where all money bills are supposed to start, which includes stuff like Obamacare, if Chief Justice Ding Dong John Roberts would ever bother to read the Consitution).

I expect the edict to be issued on December 30 that Obama is declaring a state of emergency, some sort of happy-face martial law, and impose whatever tax rate he wants.

And still cut defense by half as the new Arab/Iranian-Israeli war starts.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: jgat, 11/17/2012 8:41:58 AM     (No. 9020218)

Here is betting the recommendations include cut the Defense budget in half and double the welfare payments. TWO Obamaphones for all welfare recipients.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: dittohead, 11/17/2012 8:52:01 AM     (No. 9020247)

Redistribution planning sessions - more Pigford, more reparations, more shaking down big business (BP, Glaxo, etc.) to give to the lazy and the unions, and to line their own pockets.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 11/17/2012 9:14:18 AM     (No. 9020295)

Apparently, while in the purple haze he has forgotten about his Debt Commission.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: ohyababy, 11/17/2012 9:25:16 AM     (No. 9020313)

As long as the Republican House stands against the Liar-in-Chief he can achieve none of his agenda.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: nonsense, 11/17/2012 9:37:17 AM     (No. 9020329)

I want to see a list of the demands.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: southron, 11/17/2012 9:39:26 AM     (No. 9020337)

Get familiar with the concept "disparate impact."

An organization can be accused of "discrimination" if its mix of employees does not meet government expected quotas even if this occurred unintentionally.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: mitzi, 11/17/2012 9:42:56 AM     (No. 9020350)

I´m beginning to believe that B.O.´s afraid of white people.

Inferiority complex perhaps?

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Coy860, 11/17/2012 9:48:38 AM     (No. 9020362)

Has it dawned on anyone else that we are in effect, paying reparations now?
One of Obama´s goal to punish us for colonizing America and slavery.
Pay attention to Obama, and any black in his administration, listen to the tone of their words.
How DARE anyone question the Emperor or Queen Susan Rice?

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 11/17/2012 9:54:11 AM     (No. 9020375)

How come Jesse Jackson Jr., Farracon, and that dope using Washington, DC Mayor (can´t think of his name) weren´t invited? America, are ya proud yet?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: tenncon231, 11/17/2012 9:59:39 AM     (No. 9020386)

Just wondering if "rev al" has finally paid his past due income tax. Evidently not! http://www.therightscoop.com/mark-levin-why-isnt-al-sharpton-federal-prison/

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Reply 23 - Posted by: LanieLou, 11/17/2012 10:04:02 AM     (No. 9020399)

He needs MSNBC & other poverty pimps to gin up the ranks when he needs them. Expect many more Hostess type attacks... WalMart is being hit black Friday.

All business is being painted with the evil Bain/Romney brush... and workers being told Obama will buy their companies & give them to the union... like GM.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: oh-heck, 11/17/2012 10:18:18 AM     (No. 9020426)

This is the propaganda arm of the Progressive Party. Stand-out for me was Sr. Simone Campbell who runs pro-Obama women oriented propaganda within the Catholic Church. If these guys are getting together, they are preparing Psy Ops. There is nothing about helping The People, its all about helping Progressives to greater power.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Reality, 11/17/2012 10:36:32 AM     (No. 9020464)

A community organizer,and rabble rouse cannot change his spots.
Managing the country is beyond his grasp.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: kanphil, 11/17/2012 11:07:46 AM     (No. 9020521)

Don´t be silly, #23, he hasn´t even paid for the suits he "borrowed" for his Presidential "campaign"!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: paulfromTexas, 11/17/2012 11:13:53 AM     (No. 9020531)

I get it...kinda lika
Prison Kitchen Cabinet Meeting, ...right?

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Reply 28 - Posted by: chrisrenegar, 11/17/2012 11:42:55 AM     (No. 9020587)

There is going to have to be a revolt or outright revolution. This is OUR country and we cannot allow racial terrorists to ruin it. Al Sharpton will burn in hell, no doubt, but I don´t want him anywhere near our white house. Obama was not raised here and acts as if he literally had to sit in the back of the bus or had hoses turned on him. He is anti white and anti America. This cannot stand.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 11/17/2012 11:52:49 AM     (No. 9020601)

#17 Really? Do you know something I don´t? They haven´t done too well so far at stopping Preezy Down Low´s spending.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: rambo77, 11/17/2012 12:03:29 PM     (No. 9020635)

Typically Chicago. It´s like asking Al Capone for advice on how to open a business.
Whom to they think they are fooling?

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Starlady, 11/17/2012 3:05:37 PM     (No. 9020898)

I will never forget the assault we sustained after the Won took his oath of office twice. Every day it was in your face assault. He is just doing the same thing again. He wants to send a message that WE, or the CONGRESS that represents the people, mean NOTHING. MSNBC slugs have more influance with Zero. It will be a long four years.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: Kristen, 11/17/2012 5:32:20 PM     (No. 9021064)

This is like a bad joke. Our geeky president, who bungles time after time, meeting with mentally challenged Sharpton.

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