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GOP: Obama´s sequester goal is
really quite simple: Higher taxes

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

Original Article

Posted By:SurferLad, 2/23/2013 9:16:19 AM

Hi, I’m Senator John Hoeven of North Dakota. I’d like to talk to you today about the pending sequester and the need to address our debt and deficit, while creating jobs and economic growth at this critical time in our history. For the better part of the week, President Obama has been traveling and giving interviews on the consequences of the sequester, which is an across-the-board cut in federal discretionary spending. He blames Congress for the sequester, but [Snip] it was President Obama who proposed—and promoted—the sequester.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Davids918, 2/23/2013 9:36:56 AM     (No. 9192285)

It was always designed to be set-up as "well, the GOP will fight for the defense, and cave on new taxes to support it" scheme.

GOP should simply report, "the president is getting what he asked for. Why are we supposed to be bargaining for something he demanded?"

Oh, it was just a ploy, a tactic as Sen. Durbin said? You mean the president, and his Democrats weren´t being truthful in their previous negotiations?

"I guess we can´t trust any of them anymore then can we"?



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Reply 2 - Posted by: lydwho, 2/23/2013 9:38:31 AM     (No. 9192288)

The $4.19 a gal price that I paid for gas in Chicago yesterday is a form of tax on the people that is never mentioned.

We need that pipe line and we need more drilling in our own country and get out of the lap of the Arabs!!! We are making them rich while we are bleeding ourselves dry!!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: navybrat, 2/23/2013 10:54:50 AM     (No. 9192404)

Let me be perfectly clear. Higher taxes for everyone except my rich friends and welfare subjects. Tax the middle class more since they are too dumb to realize it. Just, handle it and get out of my way, I have a golf game scheduled. Oh, and plan my vacations for March.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: hotrod, 2/23/2013 11:15:25 AM     (No. 9192432)

Even democrats (the ones who work and EARN money) will get tired of paying more taxes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: wsdiego, 2/23/2013 2:55:06 PM     (No. 9192638)

Witch will only increase their appetite for more!

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