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Obama´s Sequestration
plan works to perfection

American Thinker, by Keith Edwards

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 3/1/2013 11:56:23 PM

Anyone who is up in arms about Obama being the Bully-in-Chief and having their heart strings pulled because one of his White House toadies threatened a couple of liberal media types need to get your heads out of your rears! We´re talking about second term full-on hyper socialist agenda mode for team Obama. And what just took place at 12:00am this morning was the lynch pin in Obama´s plan to cover up his crashing of the economy by successfully blaming sequestration and the pending economic catastrophe on the Republican Party

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: noproblems, 3/2/2013 12:05:18 AM     (No. 9203924)

people are just not into 0bama any more. His credibility has been irreputably damaged

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Quaestio, 3/2/2013 1:09:36 AM     (No. 9203953)

Time will tell how successful this is. I do think that Obama has no interest in governing or doing anything that will help the fiscal or national security interests of this country. His only purpose is to take the House in 2014 so they can unleash a full fascist agenda and finish what they started.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: carterzest, 3/2/2013 1:41:18 AM     (No. 9203966)

Here is the first of two emails from the ObeyMe campaign from the last two days. This article is dead on. Scary times indeed folks.
(yes I subscribed to the BO email campaign the first day it was announced, so I could see what the other side was saying. It has been a sickening experience having to read this stuff)

Boob --

Today, because congressional Republicans refused to act, devastating budget cuts known as the sequester are going into effect.

They´re self-inflicted wounds, and they didn´t have to happen.

Congress can stop all of this right away -- and pursue a balanced approach to deficit reduction.

That´s what the vast majority of Americans want, and yesterday, more than 100,000 Americans called on Congress to be reasonable about the budget.

Add your name now:

http://my.barackobama.com/Tell-the-GOP-to-Act

Thanks,

Jon

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Let´s finish what we started. Chip in $25 or more to Organizing for Action, the grassroots movement that will get the job done.


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Reply 4 - Posted by: carterzest, 3/2/2013 1:42:30 AM     (No. 9203967)

and here is the second email from the campaign. It is ALL THE REPUBLICANS FAULT.

Please!

-----Original Message-----
From: Jim Messina, BarackObama.com
Subject: Stand behind the President´s plan, before tomorrow

Friend --

Brace yourself.

If congressional Republicans don´t act by tomorrow, we´re going to be hit by a series of devastating, automatic budget cuts called the sequester.

It´s a sledgehammer to the budget, our economy, and millions of Americans across the country -- and the most frustrating part? It doesn´t have to happen.

The majority of Americans support President Obama´s balanced approach to deficit reduction -- add your name if you do, too.

So far, congressional Republicans are refusing to compromise -- all because they don´t want to close tax loopholes for millionaires, billionaires, vacation homes, and corporate jets. Seriously.

This has very real consequences.

On the chopping block are 10,000 teaching jobs, more than 70,000 kids´ spots in Head Start, $35 million for local fire departments, $43 million to make sure seniors don´t go hungry, and access to nutrition assistance for 600,000 women and their families. That´s just a few of the things we´ll lose.

President Obama has put forth a balanced deficit reduction plan with smart spending cuts that protect the critical investments needed to strengthen middle-class families and our economy.

We need to send a strong signal about where Americans stand on this issue.

Add your name today:

http://my.barackobama.com/Tell-the-GOP-to-Act

Thanks,

Messina

Jim Messina
Chair
Organizing for Action

P.S. -- If Congress fails to act, this fight doesn´t end tomorrow. We´ll need to put even more pressure on Republicans to stop these budget cuts and pass a balanced plan. Join this fight now.

Sources: The White House and Center for American Progress


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Reply 5 - Posted by: belwhatter, 3/2/2013 2:29:02 AM     (No. 9203981)

WE know who the enemy is and if the Republican party can´t come with any strategy to vanquish these maniacal socialists, then the rest of us will do so.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Linda in Seattle, 3/2/2013 4:55:53 AM     (No. 9204022)

The question we have to ask ourselves is do we want our side to win more than Obama´s backers want their side to win. If we do and just aren´t "armchair quarterbacking" it, we´ve got the numbers, but we have to make it our #1 priority. We should be able to walk all over the opponent but we aren´t. This isn´t a time we can just write a check, sign a petition and be done with it. We have to be physically engaged. We´ve got people like David Horowitz telling us what we need to do, so there´s no excuse. We have to get organized and get busy!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 3/2/2013 5:15:51 AM     (No. 9204024)

My jaw has dropped so far,I´m going to have to get an orthopedic specialist to put it back in place. Just imagine the republicans losing in a lose/lose situation.But if you´re going to lose anyway,you may as well take the best course of losing and stand up against Obama´s massive brainwashing operation,that blames republicans for the sun going down at night.

All that said,the GOP blew a golden opportunity here for not imploding one of Obama´s lies buried in all this. That´s the idea that closing loopholes would generate enough revenue to close the budget gap.

More importantly,they should have called Obama out on his biggest crony companies exploiting loopholes over everybody else.Google has $30 billion just laying around and I doubt they paid their fair share in the acquisition of that wealth.

In a sane country,Obama would have egg al over his face for the rampant alarmism that turned out to be a version of the boy crying wolf.I´m sure, just for spite Obama´s going to target certain areas of the government he hates for furloughs and lay offs.


He couldn´t care less about drugs or illegals flooding into his country, so the border patrol and DEA could be the hardest hit. He sure as hell won´t lay the person off that makes 61K for answering the phone,a type position a lot of college grads have their eye on.

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