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Patterico's Pontifications » Your Mandatory Fiscal Cliff Post 
28th-Nov-2012 06:42 am
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Patterico's Pontifications » Your Mandatory Fiscal Cliff Post

Lots of hand waving, a 10 year forcast in which all spending cuts occur more than four years down the road, and all taxes occur immediately, followed by immediately losing track of anything promising future action.

Again.

Typical.
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28th-Nov-2012 08:44 pm (UTC)
Was it not always thus? Tip O'Neill snookered Ronald Reagan the same way, and to this day "Well, Reagan raised taxes!" serves some as a talismanic refutation of any conservative opposition to tax increases.
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