Tag Archives: Fiscal Cliff

White House says “nope!” to Boehner’s plan B

Hope Ya’ll enjoy the ride over the cliff! The White House rejected a House GOP proposal Tuesday to extend the Bush tax cuts for those making up to $1 million, saying it doesn’t go far enough and wouldn’t pass the Senate anyway. The swift White House response came shortly after House Speaker John Boehner, along […]

Let them own it

Them being the Democrats. This is some grade A, class 1, horse-hockey right here: President Obama’s lead negotiator in the “fiscal cliff” talks said the administration is “absolutely” willing to allow the package of deep automatic spending cuts and across-the-board tax hikes to take effect Jan. 1, unless Republicans drop their opposition to higher income […]

This pretty much sums it up

I know I said that I would not be linking to this guy anymore. I have reversed this decision. If Israel wants to be stupid, then they should expect derision from people like this man here. Anyhow, this pretty much sums up my opinion of the Republican establishment: The Republicans in the House are largely […]

The stupid parties

We’re headed for a huge fiscal cliff; and what the heck are both parties doing? Standing around with their arms folded. (Reuters) – U.S. lawmakers have made little progress in the past 10 days toward a compromise to avoid the harsh tax increases and government spending cuts scheduled for January 1, a senior Democratic senator […]