Boehner and Cantor Must Go

J. Robert Smith American Thinker 12/21/2012

Speaker John Boehner’s “Plan B” (B as in “Big Bomb”) is as dead as a Cowsills’ 45 record. Vinyl doesn’t wear well in the digital age, and Speaker Boehner’s plan to raise taxes didn’t woo GOP House caucus members or tea parties and grassroots conservatives across the republic. Boehner […]

Wealthy Dump Assets Amid Worries About Going Over 'Cliff'

Robert Frank CNBC 12 Nov 2012

For many of the wealthy, 2012 is becoming a good year to sell…

…If the Bush-era tax cuts expire, taxes on capital gains would revert back to its previous rate of 20 percent from its current 15 percent. Another 5 percent may be added from health-care levies and changes […]

Congressman: Greece-like ‘day of reckoning’ complete with ‘riots’ to hit America soon if country keeps going down same path

Matthew Boyle The Daily Caller 11/11/2012

Louisiana Republican Rep. John Fleming told The Daily Caller that, ever since President Barack Obama’s re-election last Tuesday, he has been advising Americans to play it safe financially because he believes the economy — and the state of the country — may soon get much worse.

Fleming said he’s […]

Washington Post‘s Fact Checker Debunks Obama’s Latest Bush-Blaming Ad

“It is time for the Obama campaign to retire this talking point, no matter how much it seems to resonate with voters. The financial crisis of 2008 stemmed from a variety of complex factors, in particular the bubble in housing prices and the rise of exotic financial instruments.”


Becket Adams The Blaze […]

Study shows Obama tax plan bad news for the economy — especially in blue states

Ed Morrissey


…Republicans want to follow the CBO’s advice and cancel the tax hikes, while looking for other ways to reduce spending rather than the sequestration policies set to take effect in January. Democrats want to hold both hostage to force the GOP to agree to Obama’s proposal to raise taxes on earners […]

Democrats threaten January 1st tax hike on all

Democrats open door to letting taxes rise in 2013 to reset debate with GOP 7/16/2012

Senate Democrats appear willing to use your paycheck to play political hardball on taxes unless Republicans agree to President Obama’s plan to raise taxes on America’s top earners.

A top Senate Democrat warned Monday that, if Republicans don’t relent, […]