The Republican party must destroy America in order to save it.
If Republicans are so concerned about the debt ceiling, then why do they pass spending bills with deficits?
A list of House Progressives most likely to be arm-twisted when Chained CPI comes up again—in two months.
The next fiscal crisis will depend on Obama. What you can do to stop him from making a bad deal.
“The White House wanted permanent extensions of a whole slew of corporate tax credits” in the fiscal cliff deal.
Gaius will be on the Rich Smith Show at 11pm Eastern tonight to discuss the fiscal cliff, you can listen online.
“GOP Speaker Boehner refused to rule out trimming oil and gas subsidies as part of a fiscal cliff deal.”
The fiscal cliff deal is leaving conservatives angry.
Only 1/3 of the GOP caucus in the House voted for it, but Boehner and Ryan voted for it, Cantor did not.
“Why the bad taste in progressives’ mouths? It has less to do w/ where Obama ended up than… how he got there.”
If the GOP doesn’t support the fiscal cliff deal, they will be blamed for pushing America over the fiscal cliff.
Now that the Bush tax cuts have expired, the negotiating ground has radically shifted. Or should have.
Taxes increased for over $450k, estate tax over $5m, extends UE benefits, delay sequester 2 months, DOD cuts.