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Yep. He played his hand and signed it and republicans called his bluff.
Now he's just hoping we'll forget all the doom and gloom speeches.
In fact, polls say the majority of Americans say the sequester wasn't enough.
Obama's underlying motives are always to demonize the opposition to strengthen a one-party system - his party.
The good of the country is inconsequential.
This "strategy" just always seems to backfire.
If the Republicans were genuine participants in this government, then Obama could work with them. They had no interest from day one.
The sequester was stupid.
Obama's "underlying motives" are to fix the country. Four year olds in the House obstructing everything without reason, opposing THEIR OWN ideas, are THE problem.