Talk about being between a rock and a hard place. The problem we have here is a failure to communicate. You would think that a crisis this severe would bring out the desire to fix problems instead of sitting on their backsides and acting like spoiled children. In the past we have a real leader step forward to guide the process of fixing problems in our country but today we have a bunch of weak sisters that are reluctant to tell the truth to the American people about out failures and reluctance to equate our situation to what we see happening in the European nations.
Below are items displaying situations current to the fiscal cliff.
So, even if there’s no fiscal cliff deal — and taxes go up, spending gets cut — House Republicans will still have to agree to raise the debt ceiling. So you’d think that, if Congress and the White House can’t make a deal and just let the fiscal cliff hit, we… – Source
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says any deal to avert the so-called fiscal cliff should include lower tax rates, eliminating special interest loopholes and revising the tax code. Boehner said he had a brief conversation with President Obama earlier this week as the chief executive and congressional leaders negotiate… – Source
Obama will be preceded this morning by the Republican leader, Speaker of the House John Boehner, who has already said he is willing to work with the White House and the president to make a deal – but has firmly ruled out tax increases as a way of fixing the nation’s… – Source
House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner on Friday called on President Barack Obama to lead the efforts to avert the $600 billion “fiscal cliff” of tax hikes and spending cuts looming at year’s end, but stood by his opposition to any tax rate increases on the wealthy. “You can put revenue… – Source