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Boehner: There’s Never Been a President Who Won’t Negotiate on Debt Limit

[Newsmax.com] House Speaker John Boehner renewed his call for deficit-reduction talks with President Barack Obama, saying he was not “drawing any lines in the sand.””It’s time for us to sit down and have a conversation,” Boehner told reporters after meeting with Republican House members. “There are no boundaries here. There’s nothing on the table, there is nothing off the table.” Continue reading

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Obama Asks Congress to Lift Debt Ceiling by Another $1.2 Trillion

Prior to Sept. 28, 1987, the Treasury did not have the legal authority to run a national debt of $2.4 trillion—let alone increase the debt limit by that amount. On that date, President Reagan signed a law lifting the debt limit by $448 billion—from $2.352 trillion to $2.8 trillion. Continue reading

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Obama’s Failed Response to the Downgrade and the Outlook for Fixing America’s Spending Crisis

4. The left is treating America’s fiscal crisis is an opportunity to trick Republicans into a tax increase. That would be smart politics, to be sure, since it would automatically give Democrats the upper hand, but higher taxes would probably worsen the problem of excessive government since politicians would spend any additional revenue. And the kind of class-warfare taxes Obama has in mind would further undermine growth, adding to the nation’s fiscal woes.

…however… Continue reading

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Obama on unemployment: Don’t forget that those ATMs are taking jobs too

Who knows? Maybe he’s signaling an exciting new innovation in federal regulation. If the NLRB can tell Boeing where it has to build its planes, why can’t it tell Netflix to stop instant streaming in the name of saving jobs? Exit question via Twitter pal Nathan Wurtzel: Does this mean The One is trading in TOTUS for cue cards? Continue reading

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