fiscal cliff

Alleged auto-thief & arsonist Darrell Issa Suggests GOPers Who Voted For ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Compromise Were Drunk

When someone contends something seemingly desperate, then consider the source. House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA),  is joining a growing number of Republicans who want to implement more spending cuts to the fiscal cliff deal then send it back to the Senate. There are two problems in their line of thinking. First: On Thursday Democrats […]

Alleged auto-thief & arsonist Darrell Issa Suggests GOPers Who Voted For ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Compromise Were Drunk

When someone contends something seemingly desperate, then consider the source. House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA),  is joining a growing number of Republicans who want to implement more spending cuts to the fiscal cliff deal then send it back to the Senate. There are two problems in their line of thinking. First: On Thursday Democrats […]

Sen. Tom Harkin schools America: Not one Republican supported Clinton-era taxes yet our economy flourished

Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa)  spoke on the Senate floor and his speech highlights important factors, mostly one of the right wing talking ponts that we hear daily regarding spending. Projection from the GOP is  askin to a raging infectious diarrhea which can’t be stopped. Harkin delved into our country’s economic well being during the Clinton-era. Harkin […]

What we know on this fiscal cliff negotiations so far: Our politicians have yanked our chains into 2013

And so, here we are at the Eleventh Hour waiting for our elected officials to get their act together. Previously, Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell reportedly were working together. I didn’t have much faith in that either. So, now Joe Biden and McConnell have been attempting to iron out details on the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations.  Vice […]

This is rich: Fox Contributor & Economist claims Obama "put a pistol to the head of the middle class"

Conservatives  continue to deny that we didn’t just have an election where the victor won by popular vote which puts this sort of rhetoric to rest. Fox News contributor and University of Maryland economics professor Peter Morici discussed the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ talks on America’s Newsroom Sunday. Mediaite reports, “Referring to the president’s “my way or the highway” approach […]

This is rich: Fox Contributor & Economist claims Obama “put a pistol to the head of the middle class”

Conservatives  continue to deny that we didn’t just have an election where the victor won by popular vote which puts this sort of rhetoric to rest. Fox News contributor and University of Maryland economics professor Peter Morici discussed the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ talks on America’s Newsroom Sunday. Mediaite reports, “Referring to the president’s “my way or the highway” approach […]

John Boehner blames Obama on ‘fiscal cliff’ not our dysfunctional, do-nothing obstructionist Congress

With the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ just around the corner President Obama appeared on Meet the Press stating, “We have been talking to the Republicans ever since the election was over. They have had trouble saying yes to a number of repeated offers,” Obama said. “[S]o far, at least, Congress has not been able to get this stuff done. […]

John Boehner blames Obama on 'fiscal cliff' not our dysfunctional, do-nothing obstructionist Congress

With the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ just around the corner President Obama appeared on Meet the Press stating, “We have been talking to the Republicans ever since the election was over. They have had trouble saying yes to a number of repeated offers,” Obama said. “[S]o far, at least, Congress has not been able to get this stuff done. […]

President Obama on fiscal cliff: “The hour for immediate action is now”

President Obama made a brief statement on the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations. Different suggestions of the President offering a scaled back version, to the AP reporting that there is no such offer have been circulating.  With only days left to reach a deal, the President took to the podium stating that “the hour for immediate action […]

President Obama on fiscal cliff: "The hour for immediate action is now"

President Obama made a brief statement on the so-called ‘fiscal cliff’ negotiations. Different suggestions of the President offering a scaled back version, to the AP reporting that there is no such offer have been circulating.  With only days left to reach a deal, the President took to the podium stating that “the hour for immediate action […]

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