December 21, 2012
WHICH IS ONE WAY TO GUARANTEE TAX HIKES AND SPENDING CUTS:
Americans for Prosperity weighs in on the failed 'Plan B' (Bob Costantini, 12/21/12, NBC News Radio)
The news releases arrived via email at almost the exact same time Wednesday. The liberal Campaign for America's Future was screaming for "No Deal" and warning of a "Grand Swindle" of cuts to Social Security and Medicare should President Obama go wobbly in his fiscal cliff negotiations.At the other end of the spectrum, the plea by the conservative Americans for Prosperity -- an organization backed by the Koch Brothers -- warned of House Speaker John Boehner's position offering a "trillion dollar plus tax increase" in order to get some nebulous spending cuts down the road.
Posted by Orrin Judd at December 21, 2012 1:46 PM