Categorie
ambiente

Michele Bachmann Open To Bush Tax Cuts Compromise — But Only If Not Tied To Unemployment Benefits Extension (VIDEO)

Republican firebrand Rep. Michele Bachmann (Minn.) said Tuesday morning that she would be willing to broker a compromise on the extension of the Bush Tax Cuts, but only if it is not attached to a bill that would require more spending — incl…

Categorie
ambiente

Eric Cantor Opposes Compromise On Extending Bush Tax Cuts, Says Government Shutdown Will Be Obama’s Fault

WASHINGTON — Just as Senate Minority Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) has attempted to lower expectations in recent days by saying that Republicans can’t really accomplish anything unless President Obama is voted out of office in 2012, so too did Re…