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Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:59 AM

So basically, we're averting the fiscal cliff by creating a new fiscal cliff?

oooookay. no wonder (insert name of sexually transmitted disease) has higher approval ratings than the Republican 112th congress.

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Reply So basically, we're averting the fiscal cliff by creating a new fiscal cliff? (Original post)
JaneyVee Jan 2013 OP
W_HAMILTON Jan 2013 #1
HiPointDem Jan 2013 #6
Tom Rinaldo Jan 2013 #8
RandiFan1290 Jan 2013 #2
SammyWinstonJack Jan 2013 #5
Downwinder Jan 2013 #3
Proud Public Servant Jan 2013 #4
HereSince1628 Jan 2013 #7

Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 03:01 AM

1. Yes.

And this time, there will be no tax portion of "the fiscal cliff." So, if you think the Republicans weren't negotiating in good faith this go-around, just wait and watch them over the next couple of months...

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Response to W_HAMILTON (Reply #1)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 08:11 AM

6. +1. yes, with the tax stuff now made permanent, i wonder what bargaining chips obama still

 

has for the next round.

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Response to HiPointDem (Reply #6)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 08:17 AM

8. I'll see your +1, and add +1 n/t

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 03:12 AM

2. Don't tell the morans

They are still celebrating and making Bernie Sanders jokes

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Response to RandiFan1290 (Reply #2)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 08:11 AM

5. ...

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 03:47 AM

3. Just moved to a lower ledge.

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 08:03 AM

4. Exactly, and next time

The GOP will be able to fold the debt ceiling into the deal, since it'll be up for raising at the same time. Whee!

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Response to JaneyVee (Original post)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 08:14 AM

7. It's a proliferation of cliffs




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