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Obama Highlights Wish List For Recovery, Offers Few Answers For Reducing Debt

January 25, 2012 by  

Obama Highlights Wish List For Recovery, Offers Few Answers For Reducing Debt

President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address focused on the idea that government intervention and tax hikes on the wealthy would be the keys to economic recovery, but will likely do little to lower the temperature in Washington, lawmakers and analysts told Fox News.

The news source reported that the President heads out on the road Wednesday to visit battleground States where he may sell his agenda and his bid for re-election, which was outlined in his address to Congress and the nation.

“Right now, we’re poised to spend nearly $1 trillion more on what was supposed to be a temporary tax break for the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans,” the president said in his address. “Do we want to keep these tax cuts for the wealthiest Americans? Or do we want to keep our investments in everything else — like education and medical research; a strong military and care for our veterans? Because if we’re serious about paying down our debt, we can’t do both.”

Fox News posted the transcript to the rebuttal by Governor Mitch Daniels (R-Ind.). He said Obama may not have caused the economic and fiscal crises, but he was hired to fix them — something that the lawmaker noted has not yet been accomplished.

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  • s c

    Why would I waste my time listening to The Anointed Liar? I heard his comment regarding how he needs ‘more power’ via a “consolidated” government. For those of you who are too young to have learned what made Hitler tick, Obummer’s words were chilling. If you need an example of a speech that is of the same class as Hitler, Obummer’s state of the onion speech is #1 material.
    Obummer need more power like America needs to be in chains. What concerns me is how easy some of the retards in that audience clap at whatever the Anointed Flimflammer says.
    It proves that some people need to be watched all the time. I don’t mean that in a TSA or a Big Brother sense. It is a sad fact of life that ‘some’ people will never have the common sense of an 8 year old child. Yet SOME of those stunted retards are in Congress, and they are cheerleaders for what is more and more like a reincarnation of a certain German leader in WWII. Once is MORE than enough.
    Do they NOT teach history at Haavid or any school in Shecawger?

    • Raggs

      Well its population control..
      For the elite it doesnt matter how you control them, just do your job and control them.
      It doesnt matter how many people die in the process as long as the process is controlled with the outcome of their control.
      Now if you disagree then your are labled as a domestic terrorist and that means that if you have any possible smug of a conflict with our king oblama you are F***ed. You see they cannot control you if you disagree with them.
      Why do you think that this N**ger wants his health care mandated?
      Simple answer … It gives him a kings right… So as for as I’m concerned he can take a leap and he can land on his head.

  • JeffH

    How can one man(Obama)say so much but say so little…simply a graduate of Marxist 101 for community organizers.

    I know there are some who thought his SOTU was bright and refreshing but all I heard was the same thing that’s been said over & over again. It’s not my fault but I’m warning congress to get their act together! Give me your money and let the government grow and run your life…and by the way, screw capitalism and those of us that believe in capitalism…not a reference to his own crony-capitalist beliefs.

    He couldn’t brag on much and again used the Bin Laden logic as his own personal accomplishment. Obama mostly offered “a number of small-ball initiatives,” along with a few “lofty promises” that nobody expects to amount to much, wants to help Americans refinance their homes(?), create a new task force that will “expand our investigations into the abusive lending and packaging of risky mortgages(think Fannie and Freddie), Osama bin Laden was mentioned more than health care reform(says what he thinks of that idea sticking around), he bragged about how his administration scrapped a 40-year-old rule that made dairy farmers prove they could contain a milk spill, as if milk were “somehow classified as an oil”.

    Folks, if DC and our POTUS aren’t completely out of touch with reality them I’m a horses arse and I need to be led to the trough. I despise liars and Obama is a liar and cannot be allowed to lead this country past 2012.

    FYI, Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels had it right and his “rebuttle” was the highlight of an otherwise boring set of soundbites and talking points…thanl’s to Barack “Saul Alinsky” Obama.

    • JeffH

      …forgot to mention vote Ron Paul 2012…

    • Palin16

      Obummer’s grades at Columbia:
      AMRCN HIST – D
      ECON 101 – F
      MAT 101 – F
      LAW 250 – F (Constitutional Law)
      ELEC 299 – A (Special elective topic in Modern day Marxism)
      SPCH 221 – A. (Technology Topics — Mass Communication using Teleprompters)
      REL 340 – A (How Islam will rule the world)

      • s c

        Palin16, I wasn’t aware that Obummer’s grades had been ‘liberated’ for mortal eyes to see or consider. If those grades have been documented, then this settles for all time the idea that the White House god is or isn’t a genius.
        Based on what you have in your comment, it seems that ho-hum or aloof would adequately describe Obummer’s mental talents. A ‘D’ in American History, eh? Man, does THAT fit.
        It’s too bad he didn’t take any Constitution courses. I suspect those grades would have been a FLAT, undeniable F after F after F.
        Do you know if he had a minor in transcendental hope and change?

      • Doc Sarvis

        I’ve NEVER seen ANY President’s college grades, nor have I ever heard it brought up as an issue.

  • Raggs

    AH yes the king has spoken yet again with more of the same lies and blame.
    Need I say more?

  • Raggs

    I can see now how that Hitler was in order to make such an impact on peoples lives through the deception of his hate with the same hate king oblama uses… In order for the king oblama to control his mindless crowd his only answer is to spew hate among the people that are stupid enough to listen to his crap.
    Not only that BUT, he blames everyone else for what he agreed to do on the ( so-called ) behalf of the people that he ( so calls )represents, but in all truth it is he that represents the people only for his truth and for his alone truth that has failed and his truth is deception and lies.
    king oblama is nothing but the lies that he spreads and he is a silly man afterall.
    Believe not anything that he says…

    • Doc Sarvis

      I, and many others, subscribe to the rule that the first one who brings up Hitler in a conversation also claims defeat in the argument. Seems to fit here.

      • s c

        , WHAT do you call an elected “leader” who does his best to use tactics, methods and ideas that are taken straight out of WWII Germany? I’m sure you haven’t noticed (your head being located where it is), but your W H god has blessed the sacrifice of black babies via eugenics and Planned Nonparenthood.
        Ignore all you want, stormtrooper. A National Socialist is a Nazi is a so-and-so we can’t afford to have in ANY capacity. Take your pills, comrade.
        Sleep well tonight, and make sure your brain is turned OFF – as usual.

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