Adds $4 trillion to budget deficit. Way to cut spending McConnell you loser!
The Senate no votes were from Sens. Tom Carper (D-Del.), Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Richard Shelby (R-Ala.), Rand Paul (R-Ky.), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.), and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.).
For those of you who are worried about dying too late to save your estate from taxes...
On the White Houses part, Joe Biden gave in on the estate tax in a deal to spare estates worth as much as $15 million.
Democrats Give Republicans First Good Rogering Of The New Year
How can this possibly Constitutional as I quote below from what it says?
All Bills for raising Revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives; but the Senate may propose or concur with Amendments as on other Bills.
McConnell excelled at getting GOPers to vote against this disaster as much as he did in rounding up filibusters for the repeal of DADT and the ratification of the New START treaty.
IOW, a weak and feckless effort, followed by failure.
If the silver lining is Boner’s hide, it might be worth it. That way, most House republicans can vote no and let Boner and his rino cronies get the Dims to pass it. Boner could be the fall guy. Boner will not fight on the debt ceiling and we need someone who will stand up to president Lucifer.
Just say NO.
According to the Congressional Budget Office, the last-minute fiscal cliff deal reached by congressional leaders and President Barack Obama cuts only $15 billion in spending while increasing tax revenues by $620 billiona 41:1 ratio of tax increases to spending cuts.
Way to go, pubbies!!
To be perfectly honest, I make quite a bit less than $400K so I really can’t afford my takes going up. I don’t want anyone’s takes going up, but we re-elected 0bama so I guess this is the best deal we’ll get? I hope that all of the conservatives who stayed home because they didn’t want to put the Mormon Rino into office feel better.
The House should adjourn
JUST DO IT