Skip to comments.Breaking: Obama to make a statement at 5:45 PM EST following fiscal cliff meeting-Live Thread[12-28]
Posted on 12/28/2012 2:45:39 PM PST by John W
The highly-anticipated meeting came and went without any immediate clue from congressional lawmakers as to whether they had made any progress toward resolving the impending onset of automatic tax hikes and spending cuts set to take effect on Jan. 1.
But the president is scheduled to deliver a statement from the White House at 5:45 p.m. ET.
A protracted stalemate between Obama-led Democrats and congressional Republicans had prompted Friday's last-ditch meeting.
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Oh goodie..we are going to hear from the Commie prick saying how Republicans are bad bad bad for not wanting to raise taxes on those evil rich people..Hey Im all for raising taxes on those rich celebrities who voted for the Marxist ass, just leave the rest of us the hell alone
Here we go.......didn’t make an appearance for months prior to the election. Now he calls a presser every other day just to bash republicans.
GOP Negotiation - YouTube
I am sure that a last minute deal, hammered out behind closed doors between Obama, Boehner and Reid, will be straightforward and greatly beneficial to all Americans!
Do I really need to include the sarc tag?
Well, I’ll watch the thread. Can’t stand to listern to the p**ck speak! Mostly everything out of his mouth is a lie anyway.
Thanks. We’re about to hear from the Contributor-In-Chief?
Socialism Is Legal Plunder - Bastiat (It doesn’t depend on the definition of “is”)
“Don’t blame me! It’s all those dirty capitalist Republican pigs, their wall street donors, and Teabaggers!
Okay! Everyone get the shot glasses of your favorite adult beverage set up and pick “I” or “Me” and every time O’Blamer says it take a drink.
Standing by for Hussein.
He’s late ........... again.
Blame the republicans. Same old thing.
ON FNC some fine looking panelists as we wait. Mute for your own protection from Juan Williams.
Same here. (corrected)
What Obama Plan Ed Henry?
They’re saying no deal but an understanding. sticking point is tax rates. Saying the last meeting was “constructive”. Sounds like the GOP caved but not enough info. GOP should go for the 400k limit Obummer offered previously.
Our drama qeeen speaks: Dear Whitey....One way or another, I’m getting a big cut of your check....and I don’t give a damn what you make.
Now later than late.