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  •  Capt C - the outcome is clearly in the hands (2+ / 0-)
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    Ian Reifowitz, coffeetalk

    of the GOP. Without approval in the House the sequester stays in place. The GOP doesn't like the defense cuts, or the increase in taxes on the 1%, but they can live with it in return for the cuts in social programs and the declining deficit.

    The GOP will not agree to any revenue increases unless it's part of lowering the corporate tax rate, and some cuts to entitlements.

    "let's talk about that"

    by VClib on Sun Nov 10, 2013 at 06:13:21 PM PST

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