Daily Archives for January 2, 2013

January 2, 2013

“Why the Obama tax hikes have only just begun”

TweetFar be it for me to correct the estimable Jim Pethokoukis.  But doesn’t he mean the “bi-partisan, fiscal-cliff avoiding, what’s best and most prudent given the circumstances, and god bless us all for being so prudent and avoiding the hectoring … Continue reading

02. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 2, 2013

“Senate Voted on ‘Fiscal Cliff’ Bill 3 Minutes After Receiving It”

TweetThis is the august, deliberative chamber, recall.  Not like that unruly People’s House, with all its 2-year temporary riff-raff and populist TEA Party dregs. CNS: The U.S. Senate voted 89-8 to approve legislation to avoid the fiscal cliff despite having … Continue reading

02. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 2, 2013

Jim Geraghty, et al: Obama won!

TweetSo, you know, deal with it.  Besides, other “pragmatic” Republicans agree.  It really was the best we could do: There’s a lot of anger, frustration, and disgust building in the righty grassroots in the past few weeks. Over the past … Continue reading

02. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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January 2, 2013

Why have a Republican Party?

TweetRather than beat myself up trying to come up with new ways to express my disgust for the GOP this morning, allow me to just repeat a few things I wrote to Twitter last evening once the House passed the … Continue reading

02. January 2013 by Jeff G.
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