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The money quote:

Said Republican strategist Whit Ayres, “The president is really good at campaigning and really bad at governing. So he’s doing what he’s good at.
1 posted on 02/28/2013 5:06:48 AM PST by Hoodat
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Obama: "You guys give up yet"?
'Pubs: "Hell, no"
Obama: "Get the hell out of my office."

Jus' dreamin'...

2 posted on 02/28/2013 5:09:50 AM PST by grobdriver (Vivere liberi aut mori)
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Only Obama could get away with dedicating more time to Tiger Woods than to working towards a solution to the Federal financial nightmare he helped create.
4 posted on 02/28/2013 5:14:29 AM PST by liberalh8ter (If Barack has a memory like a steel trap, why can't he remember what the Constitution says?)
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I am surprised he gave them seven whole minutes....after all the point was he is now able to say “ I meet with the republicans”

His lapdog Media will report he tried....but they did not want to capitulate.... Err....I mean compromise..


5 posted on 02/28/2013 5:17:59 AM PST by JZoback
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I am surprised he gave them seven whole minutes....after all the point was he is now able to say “ I meet with the republicans”

His lapdog Media will report he tried....but they did not want to capitulate.... Err....I mean compromise..


6 posted on 02/28/2013 5:17:59 AM PST by JZoback
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Does it matter for how long the ‘meeting’ lasted?

Obama is NOT OPEN to anything other than what he wanted.

The End.


7 posted on 02/28/2013 5:19:12 AM PST by Sir Napsalot (Pravda + Useful Idiots = CCCP; JournOList + Useful Idiots = DopeyChangey!)
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Mr. Obama’s motorcade arrived at the Capitol at 10:57 a.m. for the dedication of a statue of civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks. The ceremony began at 11:04 a.m. Somewhere in between, White House spokesman Jay Carney said, the president held a “brief meeting” on the budget cuts with Speaker John A. Boehner, Ohio Republican, and Mr. McConnell.

Pressed by reporters about the substance of a meeting that lasted less time than the average person’s morning shower, Mr. Carney conceded that the president mainly discussed his “anticipation” of a Friday meeting at the White House with congressional leaders.


8 posted on 02/28/2013 5:19:20 AM PST by airborne (MY HEROES DON'T WEAR CAPES. MY HEROES WEAR DOG TAGS ! ! !)
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The Repubs are right. Obama got his tax increase....guess he forgot. Now he wants more??


9 posted on 02/28/2013 5:21:15 AM PST by Sacajaweau
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Seven Minutes? SEVEN MINUTES?
WOW!!!
That is exactly eight minutes longer than I would meet with that bunch of Surrender Monkeys.


10 posted on 02/28/2013 5:23:12 AM PST by Tupelo (Hunkered down & loading up)
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I am not sure if Obama channels Stalin or Hitler. Either way, living was tough. I guess I will decide when I see if the masses are dying from shots to the back of the head, or being tossed into a furnace.


11 posted on 02/28/2013 5:23:53 AM PST by Vermont Lt (Does anybody really know what time it is? Does anybody really care?)
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The Republicans have everything to win, and nothing to lose if they stand firm on the sequester.

Yeah, Yeah, I know... They will cave any minute.


14 posted on 02/28/2013 5:28:14 AM PST by Cowboy Bob (Soon the "invisible hand" will press the economic "reset" button.)
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“Republican leaders’ ‘meeting’ with Obama: Seven minutes”, that's long enough for them to fold so why waste anymore time?
15 posted on 02/28/2013 5:34:08 AM PST by jmaroneps37 (Conservatism is truth. Liberalism is lies.)
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“Republican leaders’ ‘meeting’ with Obama: Seven minutes”, that's long enough for them to fold so why waste anymore time?
16 posted on 02/28/2013 5:34:25 AM PST by jmaroneps37 (Conservatism is truth. Liberalism is lies.)
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What exactly is the point of Obummer running around the country scaremongering? I mean, the reps and congcritters are already elected. Shouldn’t it be THEM that he has to twist arms? It’s as they say, he loves to campaign, and I don’t even consider it campaigning, it’s pure and simple propagandizing.


17 posted on 02/28/2013 5:38:16 AM PST by Thorliveshere (Tais deau sá taghdedaul!)
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GeeOpie — Shouldn’t the quotes be around ‘leaders’?

R.I.N.O.s


18 posted on 02/28/2013 5:40:35 AM PST by TArcher
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Looks like the anointed One is a big fan of Agile/Scrum. But this would mean the meetings would be daily.


19 posted on 02/28/2013 5:43:27 AM PST by cuban leaf (Were doomed! Details at eleven.)
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Seven Minutes? Yeah, that’s about right. I figure that is the time it would take to shake hands and for Obama to tell the GOP leadership how smart he is and how they need to do as their told.


23 posted on 02/28/2013 6:43:50 AM PST by taxcontrol
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Republican leaders’ ‘meeting’ with Obama: Seven minutes

Shouldn't "leaders" be in scare-quotes rather than "meeting"?

24 posted on 02/28/2013 6:49:15 AM PST by Uncle Miltie (Due Process 2013: "Burn the M*****-F***er Down!")
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For his going away party, obama wants the House and Senate to belong to the demonrats, so he and they can do as they want and they will.

And that means winning the House and keeping the Senate in 2014.

Expect full scale, all out war against any and all republicans, especially in the public opinion theater of operations.

Divide, conquer and eliminate, and the progressive eGOP makes that job easy. With them in charge and reliably striking out at obama's T-ball pitches, we're always half way there.

25 posted on 02/28/2013 6:52:10 AM PST by GBA (Here in the Matrix, life is but a dream.)
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Is seven minutes enough time to cave?


26 posted on 02/28/2013 6:58:43 AM PST by Mashood
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On Wednesday, for example, the president gave GOP lawmakers as much as seven minutes, a rare face-to-face encounter that the White House described as a “meeting.”

That really isn't enough time. I'd spend the first five minutes just flipping him off.

29 posted on 02/28/2013 9:34:29 AM PST by Colonel_Flagg ("Don't be afraid to see what you see." -- Ronald Reagan)
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