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Well, this is embarrassing; today Politico was played by House Republicans, gullibly reporting that:

House Republicans have begun unveiling detailed alternatives to President Barack Obama’s policies — a concerted effort to push back against Democratic efforts to label them "the Party of No."

... Thursday, it will be a big, TV-friendly stack of budget blueprints, "The Republican Road to Recovery."  [...]

So the entire House GOP elected leadership will join Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), the ranking member of the Budget Committee, for Thursday’s event. "It’s the old ‘I want to see it in writing,’" said a top House Republican official. "They’re going to see it in writing."

Another official said: "We need to hold something up and say, ‘Here are our charts. Here are our graphs. It’s real.’"

So, how real was it?


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From the comments: Moody Loner says:

They promised to show us what they had and I guess that's exactly what they did.

Originally posted to Daily Kos on Thu Mar 26, 2009 at 10:54 AM PDT.

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