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President, Congress struck a bad deal for America
Glenwood Springs Post Independent ^ | January 15, 2012 | James D. Kellogg

Posted on 01/15/2013 9:18:18 PM PST by LiberTEAWatch

Praise government! Just hours after the federal bureaucracy went over the “fiscal cliff” on New Year’s Day, President Obama voiced approval for an emergency Congressional bill to save us all. Yes, ailing American families and businesses will pay more in taxes. But that’s what it takes for big government to avoid real budget cuts, for now. As soon as the beltway bandits raise the federal debt ceiling above $16.4 trillion in February, runaway deficit spending can continue unabated. Hallelujah!

All sarcasm aside, American taxpayers are holding the brown end of the stick again. The media wants us to believe this is a good “deal” because it cuts taxes for the middle class. Ignore the propaganda. Continue reading at http://bit.ly/Y7IPy6

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TOPICS: Business/Economy
KEYWORDS: barackobama; entitlements; fiscalcliff; taxes

1 posted on 01/15/2013 9:18:33 PM PST by LiberTEAWatch
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