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Ben Sargent

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  1. Wabbit

    Wabbit GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Obama messed up with trying to cut social security. SS doesn’t add 1 thing to the debt. If the econnomic powers in the US would pay the taxes they OWE there wouldn’t be much of a debt.
    when the rest of us don’t pay what we OWE, we could go to jail, when the economic powers (like GE) here don’t pay what they owe, NO ONE says anything.
    I guess everyone is OK with that?

  2. Kylie2112

    Kylie2112 said, over 1 year ago

    @Wabbit

    He put it in there so Republicans could bitch about their own proposal (again).

  3. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Gramma is going to swing a frying pan upside his head.

  4. Chillbilly

    Chillbilly said, over 1 year ago

    Do you “conservatives” really think Obama put the SS cuts in there because he was stupid?


    It’s a brilliant and calculated political move. He puts up a Democratic sacred cow on the bargaining table with the full knowledge that BOTH parties will object to it as unreasonable.


    What he walks away with is further reassurance that it is indeed a sacred cow while demonstrating to voters (and political donors) that Republicans stand for nothing except the opposite of what he is doing.

  5. ossiningaling

    ossiningaling said, over 1 year ago

    @Wabbit

    It’s called negotiating. Where you give a little to get a little. Obama is calling the Republicans on how they want to cut SS but now that they have an opportunity, they are walking away.
    And how many ‘clean’ bills do you think get through Congress without some rider attached that has nothing to do with the subject of the bill?

  6. Gregory Kruse

    Gregory Kruse GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    Brilliant. On the other hand, maybe he always gets what he wants.

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  8. Darsan54

    Darsan54 GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @Chillbilly

    Honestly, that’s expecting a lot of intelligence from both the Republiclans and voters.

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