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Pat Oliphant

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  1. Robert Landers

    Robert Landers said, about 1 year ago

    @onguard

    Republican Congressional leadership!

  2. water_moon

    water_moon GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    howabout, LACK of leadership….

  3. masterskrain

    masterskrain GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    “Republican Leadership” is an Oxymoron!

  4. Uncle Joe

    Uncle Joe GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    “I got 98% of what I wanted.”

    – John Boehner on the Sequester.

  5. thegreatack

    thegreatack said, about 1 year ago

    Smaller government,,,

  6. Godfreydaniel

    Godfreydaniel said, about 1 year ago

    Conservative pundit David Brooks pointed out that the sequester was deliberately crafted to be SO idiotic in its mindless (instead of targeted) spending cuts, that Congress would HAVE to go back and get it right, later. It turns out he was far too optimistic in his assessment of the collective I.Q. of Congress! The art in this one is Oliphant at his most impressive. It could be a great poster.

  7. Rad-ish

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

    The house has to pass a resonable bi-partisan budget.
    We’re all doomed.

  8. churchillwasright

    churchillwasright said, about 1 year ago

    Personally, I would have liked every single person who attended the White House Correspondents Dinner to have been delayed while on the tarmac for four hours….

    That said, the reason this was “reviewed” so quickly was (a) Congressmen/women have to get home every weekend .. Originally, D.C. was severely affected, so they exempted themselves, and their airports. This didn’t go over well with the voting/flying public. and
    (b)Obama and Democrats were taking more heat than they thought they would. They thought they could pin the whole thing on Republicans, but polls showed they blamed not only both parties, but the President. That was a problem.

    It’s purely political. (I had plenty more, but I’ve got to go. “What difference does it make”. ~ Hillary Clinton

  9. dannysixpack

    dannysixpack said, about 1 year ago

    I flew on Friday and on sunday. both flights left early and arrived early. Obama is a GREAT president.

  10. ssejhill

    ssejhill said, about 1 year ago

    @onguard

    Obama can offer suggestions but it really is Congress’ duty and job to pass budgets, enact laws, … Put the blame where it really belongs.

  11. CHRISTOPHER BOYER

    CHRISTOPHER BOYER said, about 1 year ago

    The sequester is another result of the republican party attempting to make the Obama administration a failed administration, as per there very own statements prior to his first term and again after his re-election. They have once again blocked an attempt of the President, i.e., to make the rich and corporations their pay their share of taxes; In creating the sequester they have made a “smaller” government and nobody wants it.

  12. 4wdriver

    4wdriver said, about 1 year ago

    This inept maneuver has created “Warmageddon” in the USA.

  13. Tigger

    Tigger GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Robert Landers

    The idea of sequester was hatched by tow of Obama’s Staffers who pushed him to push it to The Senate and House for a Vote. They told Obama The House would not go for it as it cut defense. The Senate passed the Sequester 1st, and The House called Obama’s Bluff and Obama signed Te Sequester Bill. He also took it upon himself to implement The Sequester as it appeared Congress (House and Senate) would not do so. NBC Has Video Tape of Obama making this statement: “I Vow to Veto any Bill that alters the Sequester as written in any form, shape or fashion.”

    Sorry, this is indeed Obama’s fault as he could have told his staffers they were full of it and fired them for making a stupid suggestion… He also had the Option of Vetoing The Sequester Bill as there were not enough votes to overturn the Veto.

  14. Tigger

    Tigger GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Uncle Joe

    Obama should have Vetoed The Sequester,better yet, he should have fired the two idiot staffers who came up and pushed the Sequester idea

  15. Tigger

    Tigger GoComics PRO Member said, about 1 year ago

    @Rad-ish

    They have, Harry Reid refuses to allow the Senate to Rad and vote on the Budget Bills passed by The House.

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