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Obama open to "big deal" on budget, but wants revenues

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“i hope we can change this!”

Since: Aug 08

usa

#23 Feb 8, 2013
conservative crapola wrote:
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You have bigger problems, johninlatalibania:
Gallup: a majority of Republicans support a “path to citizenship” for illegal immigrants
hahahahahahahahahaha
i know I'LL get a good laugh when it finally dawns on your dumbass obama's progressive agenda is going to bite you in the a-- too!
goose

Hopkins, MN

#24 Feb 8, 2013
sickofit wrote:
I say make this deal. 20% reduction in all spending(outside social spending) and a 20% tax increase on the rich who make over 5 million a year.....Problem solved.
Care to run the numbers on that? Problem NOT solved.
sickofit

Hayfield, MN

#25 Feb 8, 2013
goose wrote:
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Care to run the numbers on that? Problem NOT solved.
Well 20% of the bloated 1 trillion pentagon budget mean 200 billion right there and that is just tip of other budgets that can be cut....my plan would cut 600 billion a year and not one old sick or poor person gets cut off and left to die......Plus 20% increase in taxes on super rich would not only balance the budget but give us a few hundred billion a year to pay toward debt.....SOUND GOOD TO ME.
Sam Toliver

AOL

#26 Feb 8, 2013
sickofit wrote:
I say make this deal. 20% reduction in all spending(outside social spending) and a 20% tax increase on the rich who make over 5 million a year.....Problem solved.
Totally agree. If America had wanted a bright future for their families they would have flocked to the polling places to Stop the Obama. Americans didn't MAN UP and must accept the dramatically devalued future as all our pitiful families deserve.

For the first time in over 220 years America voted to surrender our freedoms, and our families future hopes and dreams, to the heavy handed demands of Big Bro.

Since: Oct 08

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#27 Feb 8, 2013
Marine Corp Pat wrote:
Thank God we re-elected President Obama, I can only imagine how screwed up things would be on a budget deal if the republicans had their guy in the White House…
I see your head is still up and locked...
fatbacks x

Spokane, WA

#28 Feb 8, 2013
Repugs would cater to cows--t if they thought they could get a vote out of it. Wow! Thats something for sanitorim and bachman and rubio to think about.

Since: Jul 07

Newport News, VA

#29 Feb 8, 2013
obama asked bowles-simpson commission to investigate ideas for economy, then ignored their advice. the white house promoted sequestration as a stick to keep republicans in line. now that they seem to be saying, "ok, bring it", the prez is whining again, saying we need a big deal. you made your bed, now sleep in it...
goose

Hopkins, MN

#30 Feb 8, 2013
fatbacks x wrote:
Repugs would cater to cows--t if they thought they could get a vote out of it. Wow! Thats something for sanitorim and bachman and rubio to think about.
hahahaha you talking about what Dems have done for decades!
Brave New World

AOL

#34 Feb 8, 2013
Marine Corp Pat wrote:
Thank God we re-elected President Obama, I can only imagine how screwed up things would be on a budget deal if the republicans had their guy in the White House…
Surrender, Submit, OBEY..The Obama! Hugo Chavez and Fidel Castro don't "negotiate" and neither will The Obama! You Rhinosaurs need to wake up and realize America voted to be a filthy deficit ridden Dump in November.

America voted to deprive their own kids of their American Dream. He won. You lose.
fatbacks x

Portland, OR

#35 Feb 8, 2013
goose wrote:
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hahahaha you talking about what Dems have done for decades!
But the repugs prove it everyday on national news, wheter from fox pravda or the dem shoe pi--er socalled news.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#38 Feb 9, 2013
It's about time we passed a regular budget, and Republicans need to scrape themselves up off the floor and help pass one. They've been obstructing the business of the country too long even as they've blamed Democrats for this.

Thing is, the GOPee doesn't want to sign off on any kind of budget deal, because then they'd own it, too. They'd rather just blame and run.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#43 Feb 11, 2013
OH NO YOU Did not wrote:
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Too bad the President and the Senate Democrats can't pass a budget. Ask Harry Reid why he can't pass a budget?
There you go...the 'blame and run' again. It's GOPee doctrine...:)

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#45 Feb 11, 2013
OH NO YOU Did not wrote:
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Too bad it is the truth.
..EDITED....PLAIN AND SIMPLE.
Too bad you didn't read my post or comprehend what I was saying.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#47 Feb 11, 2013
OH NO YOU Did not wrote:
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Too bad you can't be honest and post the entire posting. But that is the best we can expect from an emotional liberal.
Let's go over this again:

I said Dems needed to put a budget on the floor, and Repubs needed to help pass it and stop whining and playing games.

All your post said was that Dems haven't put that budget on the floor or passed it - which I've already stipulated.

So what's confusing to you here, other than the debate itself?

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#48 Feb 11, 2013
OH NO YOU Did not wrote:
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Too bad you can't be honest and post the entire posting. But that is the best we can expect from an emotional liberal.
Inciddntally, NO one is more emotional than the far right, which constitently insults, abuses, uses profanity and homophobic insults, plays games with the facts, appeals to emotion and ignores facts, etc.

I see it every single time I'm on here, so don't tell me about "emotional," dumbass.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#50 Feb 12, 2013
OH NO YOU Did not wrote:
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Wrong again, but nice try.
No refutation again, poor try.
the rest of us

Saint Paul, MN

#51 Feb 12, 2013
tha Professor wrote:
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Inciddntally, NO one is more emotional than the far right, which constitently insults, abuses, uses profanity and homophobic insults, plays games with the facts, appeals to emotion and ignores facts, etc.
I see it every single time I'm on here, so don't tell me about "emotional," dumbass.
LOLOLOLOL.....man are you deluded. What an utter waste to society you are. On public assistance and posting asinine comments on topix. Pathetic and yet a reminder of gratitude that I'm not you.

“Stop the Brain Rot”

Since: Jan 12

Take a Looonng Vacation

#52 Feb 12, 2013
the rectum of us wrote:
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LOLOLOLOL.....anyone who thinks I don't love stalking Topix posters, man are you deluded. What an utter waste to society I am. On public assistance and posting asinine comments on topix, that's my life. Pathetic and yet a reminder to be grateful that I'm not in jail for stalking kids' playgrounds as well.
You need help, get it soon.

“Facts”

Since: May 08

Location hidden

#56 Feb 12, 2013
FritoBandito wrote:
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Hey Torchy, your bland posts never change, do they?
Why so scared of everyone girly boy???

“Facts”

Since: May 08

Location hidden

#58 Feb 12, 2013
FritoBandito wrote:
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I'm your worst nightmare. You'll never rest.
http://www.topix.com/forum/news/immigration/T...
Wrong again.........You are just a pissant that we play with

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