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Democrats Panic Over Sequester Cuts,
Resort to Same Old Lies About Republicans

Rushlimbaugh.com, by Rush Limbaugh

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 2/7/2013 5:25:06 PM

RUSH: I also got an e-mail. I´ve had a couple like this. Actually, more than a couple. This one is the most succinct. This guy lives in Boston. Dear Rush: Why aren´t the Republicans screaming from the rooftops every day about Obama´s middle class tax increases? Rush, my take-home pay has dropped $300 a month due to tax increases, inflation hitting everywhere, especially in my utilities, heating bills going through the roof, food. Everybody I know is getting hit. Everybody I know is getting hit the same way.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Coy860, 2/7/2013 5:45:16 PM     (No. 9164444)

I heard this with my own ears today, and the first thing I thought of was the 500 million that went down the toilet for Obama´s friends at Solyndra..same amount of money, folks.
(House Progressive Caucus, Jan Schakowsky, Democrat, Illinois, with a press conference to talk about a plan to cancel the sequester.
SCHAKOWSKY: It´s time that we take off just the green eye shade and look at the people behind the cuts that have been made: $600 million of cuts to community health centers, $500 million in cuts to the Women, Infants, and Children nutrition program)


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Reply 2 - Posted by: craige, 2/7/2013 6:09:55 PM     (No. 9164480)

Welcome to the ´New Normal´. Or back to the ´Carter Years´.

$85 Billion a month, comes to just over a Trillion a year, in new money printed. M2 has increased from 8.5 Trillion in 2010 to 10.5 Trillion in 2013. Comes to around 23% per year.

Burning food (corn) for fuel, outlawing coal, and other energy restrictions will soon kick in. Higher taxes, higher medical care costs, and increased regulations will also hurt the US.

Welcome back, Carter.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jonr, 2/7/2013 6:23:27 PM     (No. 9164498)

The real blame for these twisted Democrats are the twisted voters, low info and otherwise, that keep them in office. We can complain long and hard about our politicians but at the end of the day is We, the People that puts them in office.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Patriot Forever, 2/7/2013 8:39:11 PM     (No. 9164654)

The Democrats, from Obama downward, are united in opposing any meaningful cuts to the bloated national budget. These sequester reductions are likely the only real cuts we will see all year - providing the Republican leadership can resist the compromise traps offered by those who only want to tax more so they can sepend more.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: 3XALADY, 2/7/2013 10:08:53 PM     (No. 9164753)

According to Rush yesterday, at the end of 10 years the debt is predicted to be at $44 trillion $$. If sequester is enacted, at the end of 10 years, the debt will be $1.x trillion $$ LESS. According to him, sequester is a nothingburger. Obama is using it to scare the pubbies.

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