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    Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal - TheHill.com


    The House Democratic Caucus on Thursday rejected the tax deal negotiated between the White House and Senate Republicans.

    The non-binding vote of the caucus held during a closed-door meeting puts tremendous pressure on House leaders to win changes to a proposal the White House has presented as a "take it or leave it" package.


    Why do they insist on calling this a "Tax cut" deal, no one is getting a tax cut, they just if passed, won't be raised.
    You should try to remember, ideas are conveyed by researching information, vetting sources, and confirming said information. Not by regurgitating talking points given to you by your "news" station.
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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Quote Originally Posted by ReverendHellh0und View Post
    Why do they insist on calling this a "Tax cut" deal, no one is getting a tax cut, they just if passed, won't be raised.
    honesty isn't one of the botox bitch's strong points
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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Obama better get the House dems on board quick.
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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    And once again, the Democratic leaders snatch defeat from the jaws of victory...

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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    it does not appear to me that forums membership fully appreciates what this bombshell development exactly portends

    all will, however, very soon

    stay up

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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Quote Originally Posted by The Prof View Post
    it does not appear to me that forums membership fully appreciates what this bombshell development exactly portends

    all will, however, very soon

    stay up
    Oh. My. Should we stock up on popcorn, The Prof?

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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Quote Originally Posted by ReverendHellh0und View Post
    Why do they insist on calling this a "Tax cut" deal, no one is getting a tax cut, they just if passed, won't be raised.
    It would be a tax cut and if this passes, the right wing could say it's Obama's tax cut rather than Bush's in 2012. Not rocket science.

    Nancy Pelosi and the Democratic caucus is trying to save Obama from himself.


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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Quote Originally Posted by pbrauer View Post
    It would be a tax cut and if this passes, the right wing could say it's Obama's tax cut rather than Bush's in 2012. Not rocket science.

    Nancy Pelosi and the Democratic caucus is trying to save Obama from himself.
    actually enacting this would help Obama in 2012

    and hurt the dems if they oppose it
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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Quote Originally Posted by ReverendHellh0und View Post
    Why do they insist on calling this a "Tax cut" deal, no one is getting a tax cut, they just if passed, won't be raised.
    This, I am certain, comes as no surprise to anyone on The Hill. It's all about perception. IMO, they will lower the threshhold for inheritance taxes from its proposed $5 million and increase the tax percentage back to what it was before. I predict this will happen -- and that both sides knew it was going to happen all along.
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    Re: Pelosi pledges to win changes as House Dems reject tax-cut deal

    Quote Originally Posted by pbrauer View Post
    It would be a tax cut and if this passes, the right wing could say it's Obama's tax cut rather than Bush's in 2012. Not rocket science.

    Nancy Pelosi and the Democratic caucus is trying to save Obama from himself.

    Apparently it is rocket science.... If the bill fails, all our taxes go up, if it passes, no body's taxes for down.

    It's not a tax cut.
    You should try to remember, ideas are conveyed by researching information, vetting sources, and confirming said information. Not by regurgitating talking points given to you by your "news" station.
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