spending will be cut by 50% when we go over the cliff<quoted text>
Why don't you educate yourself? There are no spending cuts. Spending never gets cut. All they do is reduce the size of igrowth and call it a cut.
DumBama offered nothing. Not one entitlement on the chopping block. Entitlements are what's killing this country and economy. Half the people in this country living partly or totally on the dole. WE ARE BROKE!!!!
Boehner has one little problem: the Tea Party. He and the Republicans know that if they don't do what they're supposed to do, the TP may very well organize and start their own party. They would rather lose the next five elections than to have that happen.
see ceiling means top
so debt ceiling means no more debt
so what ever the treasury takes in 2012 is the budget for 2013.
let the govt close the gate to Yellowstone as a threat; and watch someone drive through it with a plow saying this is public land.
time has come to play a hand never felt; and the election proves that problem solvers always succeed.
whiners always lose.