If the Cliché Fits, Use it
The Republican Fiscal agenda consists of the following.
- Substantial Reduction in Spending on Social Programs that help the most vulnerable of Americans
- Reductions in Medicare that could lead to the ultimate demise of the program
- Reduction of Marginal Tax Rates for High Income Individuals and Corporations.
- None of the Above
- Some of the Above
- All of the Above
So if you picked answer C, go to the head of class for the course Negotiations 101 – Giving the Other Side Everything They Want. So now what is happening?
Mr. Boehner wrote to colleagues that "it became evident that the White House is simply not serious" about cutting spending.
thus raising the question of whether or Mr. Boehner is the most clueless man in the continental U.S. or just the most clueless man in the greater Washington D. C. Metropolitan area.
Mr. Obama is reported to be angry that the Republicans will not accept the Republican deal. And now Mr. Boehner will instead, well what he will do instead is unknown.
Confused? You won’t be after, . . . Well, The Dismal Political Economist doesn’t know when you will not be confused. It's too confusing to say.