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asjr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-19-11 02:02 PM
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4. I think it is time to stop playing nice.
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  -If this Gang of Six Plan Takes Off, We're All Pretty Much Doomed. Start Calling your Senators jtown1123  Jul-19-11 01:53 PM   #0 
  - Also, in addition to entitlement cuts, it also gets rid of tax deductions that benefit middle class  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 01:56 PM   #1 
  - And LOWERS taxes for BILLIONAIRES.  Warren Stupidity   Jul-19-11 02:19 PM   #14 
     - Yes. Thanks for bringing that up.  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:21 PM   #17 
     - It's the least we can do. And I'm speaking for Democrats.  Octafish   Jul-19-11 02:26 PM   #22 
     - Fact! I crunched the numbers... Link...  Fearless   Jul-19-11 06:39 PM   #57 
     - What about the loopholes being closed?  SnakeEyes   Jul-19-11 11:08 PM   #65 
        - And these loopholes would be....?  WinkyDink   Jul-20-11 07:02 AM   #67 
     - Details please?  SnakeEyes   Jul-19-11 11:02 PM   #64 
     - Yes ir lowers the richest tax bracket by 10% and pays for it by gutting Social Security  fasttense   Jul-20-11 06:56 AM   #66 
  - Fucking hell... n/t  Mojambo   Jul-19-11 01:59 PM   #2 
  - Nevermind my earlier question. Off to read the plan.  mzmolly   Jul-19-11 02:01 PM   #3 
  - I think it is time to stop playing nice.  asjr   Jul-19-11 02:02 PM   #4 
  - We've been "had".  whathehell   Jul-19-11 02:08 PM   #6 
     - No, no, no.  Shandris   Jul-19-11 02:09 PM   #7 
     - Well, who are you going to believe?  whathehell   Jul-19-11 02:13 PM   #10 
     - Hope and Change..what BullShit!  SammyWinstonJack   Jul-19-11 03:02 PM   #38 
        - Yes. This makes me sick. From a Democrat of all places. Nixon goes to China.  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 03:06 PM   #41 
        - You got that right....I wish he could be successfully primaried. n/t  whathehell   Jul-19-11 05:40 PM   #53 
  - Raise taxes  Angry Dragon   Jul-19-11 02:06 PM   #5 
  - "Shift to the Chained-CPI" "government wide". n/t  PoliticAverse   Jul-19-11 02:11 PM   #8 
  - Thanks, here is the video of Obama from today ...  slipslidingaway   Jul-19-11 02:11 PM   #9 
  - This is bad when Obama supports it. We need to start raising holy hell.  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:14 PM   #11 
  - Yes, no time to wait and see what we get. n/t  slipslidingaway   Jul-19-11 02:30 PM   #24 
  - Obama says the plan is balanced...we're so screwed  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:47 PM   #34 
     - Repeal the Class Act - this helped to reduce the deficit during the HC reform debate ...  slipslidingaway   Jul-19-11 04:14 PM   #50 
  - I can't wait for the spin on this pile of shit.  Warren Stupidity   Jul-19-11 02:18 PM   #12 
  - YES THIS. Don't be fooled. They throw in some words about protecting poor folks but it's all shit  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:20 PM   #15 
  - I'm listening for the magical words that signify a real bad...  Shandris   Jul-19-11 02:26 PM   #21 
     - Precisely.  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:39 PM   #29 
  - "Chill out! Obama's GOT THIS!"  Lorien   Jul-19-11 03:57 PM   #47 
  - And your Representatives!  liskddksil   Jul-19-11 02:19 PM   #13 
  - Yes! It looks like the Senate is starting to eat this up, which I why I specified them  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:20 PM   #16 
  - Congress should NOT make fundamental changes under DURESS, in a non-transparent process ginned up by  Faryn Balyncd   Jul-19-11 02:23 PM   #18 
  - Yes. +1000. Why on earth would we make major changes to imp. programs in a reckless manner?  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:26 PM   #20 
  - Look at 2008 bank bailouts. First test balloon. nt  eilen   Jul-19-11 05:39 PM   #52 
  - ***************** + 1,000,000 ***************** n/t  slipslidingaway   Jul-19-11 02:31 PM   #25 
  - +10000000000000000000000000  woo me with science   Jul-19-11 05:42 PM   #54 
  - Down the Reagan Rabbithole Forever!  kenny blankenship   Jul-19-11 02:25 PM   #19 
  - Shut Up and Eat your Austerity Peas,  bvar22   Jul-19-11 02:29 PM   #23 
  - Not all of us can budget for green vegetables anymore. Are peas the only fruit of ap-peas-ement?  kenny blankenship   Jul-19-11 02:34 PM   #26 
  - Or, Audacity Peas.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jul-19-11 02:40 PM   #30 
  - Love it,  bvar22   Jul-19-11 04:22 PM   #51 
     - And you better be damned sure those peas have been genetically modifided by Monsanto  dflprincess   Jul-19-11 08:38 PM   #60 
  - Does cat food come in "pea" flavor? n/t  n2doc   Jul-19-11 02:46 PM   #33 
     - hahaha  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:51 PM   #35 
     - If you open your mouth and shut your eyes, the 2winged Repuke Party will you give a big surprise  kenny blankenship   Jul-19-11 03:12 PM   #46 
     - ...  Lorien   Jul-19-11 04:00 PM   #48 
  - What seems to be missing so far is the Simpson-Bowles increase in Capital gains.  pa28   Jul-19-11 02:34 PM   #27 
  - Great question. This is Simpson Bowles part Deux. But this time, it could actually pass  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:40 PM   #31 
  - What are cuts to Medicare and especially SS doing in a deficit reduction proposal?  SammyWinstonJack   Jul-19-11 03:08 PM   #42 
     - Yes. Other Democrats don't mince words about not cutting SS and Medicare  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 03:09 PM   #43 
        - He didn't stand against union busting in Wisconsin and other places, either.  whathehell   Jul-19-11 05:42 PM   #55 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Jul-19-11 06:38 PM   #56 
  - "Senate Budget Committee Chairman Kent Conrad" (R)  Hubert Flottz   Jul-19-11 02:39 PM   #28 
  - How is called a Democrat I have no idea. But he's retiring so he doesn't care if he screws us  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 02:41 PM   #32 
  - Under the wheels of the Austerity bus  suffragette   Jul-19-11 03:00 PM   #36 
  - keep this kicked  senseandsensibility   Jul-19-11 03:01 PM   #37 
  - Yes Please. Here's a good leg. hotline that will connect you to reps. 1-800-998-0180  jtown1123   Jul-19-11 03:03 PM   #39 
  - Kick and Rec!  Parker CA   Jul-19-11 03:06 PM   #40 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-19-11 03:10 PM   #44 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   Jul-19-11 03:10 PM   #45 
  - Agree, this is pretty awful...naturally obama supports it...KNR  joeybee12   Jul-19-11 04:03 PM   #49 
  - HUGE K & R !!!  WillyT   Jul-19-11 06:41 PM   #58 
  - Called and emailed.  Lifelong Protester   Jul-19-11 08:27 PM   #59 
  - NPR : Popularity of "Gang of Six" plan "spreading like wildfire"  bullwinkle428   Jul-19-11 08:40 PM   #61 
  - Kick and Rec  Telly Savalas   Jul-19-11 09:08 PM   #62 
  - Obama says he supports the plan by the "gang of six"  slay   Jul-19-11 10:54 PM   #63 
  - They keep saying "bipartisan" as if  Enthusiast   Jul-20-11 11:26 AM   #68 

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