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The Fiscal Cliff, and Why We’ve Already Lost, and will Continue to Lose

OK, we’re facing the infamous “fiscal cliff.”  What doe that mean?  It means that a crisis has been manufactured in order for Obama to triumph, and the Republicans to be scapegoated.  Here’s how it will happen. 1.  If both Houses and the POTUS fail to reach an agreement (read, if he Republicans fail to capitulate) there will be a rather unpleasant set of tax increases and budget cuts. 2.It doesn’t matter how many proposals the Republicans make.  It won’t matter how many times the Democrats change the rules or break their word-it will ALWAYS be the Republican’s fault. 3.  Reality doesn’t matter, and the MSM will […]

Making Tax Increase/Spending Cut Deals with the Democrats: A Historical Perspective


The Democrats have a new ad out regarding the Debt Ceiling Debate.  They decided to invoke Reagan in order to shame the GOP… Of course, they selectively edited and took the entire thing out of context.  However, the CH 2.0 found the full transcript… Radio Address to the Nation on the Federal Debt Ceiling Increase and Deficit Reduction September 26, 1987 My fellow Americans: There’s good news. The Federal deficit for this year is expected to drop by some 30 percent compared to last year. That could be a whopping $65 billion reduction, and it happened without a tax increase. […]