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The REAL Fools on the Hill Are At It Again!

Once again, we had another fiscal emergency. Well, THEY had a self-made emergency. Yes, our Federal government, our legislators, the ones who created this “Fiscal Cliff” mess in the first place and had over 2 years to work toward a resolution decided to wait until the last minute and act like they were riding in on a white horse (paid ...

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Ryan: ‘Sequester is going to happen’

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On NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis) said, “I think the sequester is going to happen.” Ryan, the chairman of the House Budget Committee, said that the $1.2 Trillion in automatic spending cuts is likely to happen because Democrats have opposed every replacement spending plan the Republicans put forward while offering no alternatives of their own. The ...

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The Debt Ceiling, Revenue & The Progressive Overreach

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Soon, President Obama will stand before the American people, at his inaugural, and take the Oath of Office. He will place his hand on the Holy Bible (we assume) and swear an oath before God and country to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States of America. He did this once before in 2009. But, he has ...

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House Republicans Have More Than Two Options

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There were a few anxious moments in the White House last night and early Thursday morning. For a brief moment it looked liked John Boehner’s re–election as Speaker might be in trouble. This would have been a disaster for the Obama administration — equivalent to the French hiring Gen. George S. Patton as their commander–in–chief in the fall of 1938. ...

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In Deep with Michelle Ray – Waxing Politic

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When: Thursday, Janurary 3rd, 10pm Eastern/7pm Pacific Where: In Deep with Michelle Ray on Blog Talk Radio What: Join Social Media Director of ConservativeDailyNews.com, Michelle Ray (@GaltsGirl) as she discusses the issues that impact America. Tonight: Join me as I wax politic on fiscal cliffs, exhaustion, and bejeweled. It may even make sense. Listen to internet radio with CDNews Radio on ...

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Calling Ceasefire on the Boehner Bashing

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After the deal on the fiscal crisis passed, disappointed Republicans began a rallying cry resembling those of medieval times yelling, “Off with his head!”. Except instead of Boehner’s head, Republicans want his gavel. Historically, the problem isn’t Boehner, it’s tired Republican strategy. Republicans, for decades, have been sucked in by the Democrat Party’s last-minute engineered emergencies like the “fiscal cliff”. ...

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Taxes: Yours are Going UP

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Forget what you’ve been hearing about the fiscal cliff being averted. Your taxes are going up. Beginning January 1 your FICA taxes (Social Security and Medicare) will return to their 2009 levels. In 2010, in an attempt to jump start the economy, President Obama reduced payroll taxes from 6.2 to 4.2 percent. Congress, in its efforts to keep us from ...

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Happy New Year America?

Happy New Year America ? This will print the day before the most holy day in the lives of all football freaks and parade aficionados alike. NEW YEARS! You know, the ROSE BOWL and the ROSE Parade usher in a new year of, well, wait, let’s finish 2012. I don’t want to get ahead of myself. By the end of ...

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How Many Times Does America Have to Go Over the Fiscal Cliff Before the Concussion Kills Us?

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  America has gone over the fiscal cliff so often; the concussions have definitely created economic brain damage and lunacy. First: “Fiscal Cliff” is nothing more than an economic political term for economic idiocy leaders engage in more often than they do with Dominican hookers and interns. Second: America goes over the fiscal cliff every time the Federal Reserve lowers ...

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It’s Still Government Spending, Stupid

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Barack Obama, who has stayed in continuous campaign mode since birth, persists in insisting House Republicans submit to his demands to hike tax rates on “the rich.”  If Republicans do note cede to his decrees, Obama will let everyone’s tax rates go up and cut one trillion dollars from the budget, half of which will come from defense spending. If ...

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Off The Cliff We Go

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Tonight, Speaker of the House John Boehner declined to bring his so-called “Plan B” for averting the so-called fiscal cliff for a vote. “Plan B” did not have enough support among House Republicans to pass. The House immediately voted to adjourn until after Christmas. We’re pretty much going off the cliff unless something drastic happens in the next couple of ...

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Obama Pardons Infamous Ponzi-schemer Bernie Madoff, Appoints to Manage Social Security Trust Fund

“Madoff duped a handful of well-off investors…meanwhile the Social Security program is duping generations of all classes of investors…” –Dr. Edward Forsythe At a White House press conference Wednesday evening, President Obama announced he has issued an executive pardon to infamous Ponzi-schemer Bernie Madoff and appointed the convicted felon to manage the country’s Social Security Trust Fund. “Look, the Social ...

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The fiscal cliff could be the country’s cure

According to Wikipedia’s definition of the fiscal cliff Americans could suffer a little more short term pain for a lot more long term gain. Americans are used to suffering these last four years so what’s another few more? The fiscal cliff by their definition is a number of different laws which if left unchanged could lead to tax increases, spending ...

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