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Call Obama’s Sequester Bluff: The sequester was the president’s idea. He has to own it.
National Review ^ | February 7, 2013 8:00 P.M. | Charles Krauthammer

Posted on 02/08/2013 6:55:11 AM PST by SeekAndFind

Edited on 02/08/2013 8:40:19 AM PST by Sidebar Moderator. [history]

For the first time since Election Day, President Obama is on the defensive. That’s because on March 1, automatic spending cuts (“sequestration”) go into effect — $1.2 trillion over ten years, half from domestic (discretionary) programs, half from defense.

The idea had been proposed and promoted by the White House during the July 2011 debt-ceiling negotiations. The political calculation was that such draconian defense cuts would drive the GOP to offer concessions.


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To: spel_grammer_an_punct_polise
"The only problem is that the Republicrats, ( or Dimocans, if you will ) will once again cave."

BINGO!!! We have a winner!!!

21 posted on 02/08/2013 4:58:16 PM PST by avacado (he)
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To: SeekAndFind

Hamas and Muslim Bro.:

” The Great Satan, America, is now weak ATTACK NOW , ATTACK NOW!”

“They do not even have armed guards at their schools, attack them and slaughter their children!”

You bet Obama owns it. And Obama needs to be disposed of.


22 posted on 02/09/2013 9:10:34 AM PST by Candor7 (Obama fascism article:(http://www.americanthinker.com/2009/05/barack_obama_the_quintessentia_1.html))
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To: 1010RD

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2986858/posts

It’s time to replace them all. Every damn one of them!


23 posted on 02/09/2013 5:56:24 PM PST by B4Ranch (When democracy turns to tyranny, we still get to vote. We just won't use voting booths to do it.)
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