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Both parties gave in ‘good deal’

January 8, 2013

To the editor: Everybody from both the right and the left seem to be second-guessing Congress’s fiscal cliff last-second deal that averted a financial meltdown for now....

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hartman75

Jan-09-13 10:22 AM

Do some research rangeral. The majority, if not all, of the "pork" was made up of kickbacks and subsidies that have been around for years and set to expire if not "renewed" by congress. The "pork" was included in the bill by the Congressional Finance Committee chaired and staffed by both Republicans & Democrats.

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rangeral

Jan-09-13 10:43 AM

I did my research - my response still stands. Special interests still seem to be your cup of tea.

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Wiblemo

Jan-09-13 2:12 PM

I'd love to see your sources, but it wouldn't matter. You can still find indefinite proof that the world is flat if you try hard enough.

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rangeral

Jan-09-13 3:12 PM

Read the contents of the bills , wiblemo. hartman just makes stuff up.

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Really

Jan-10-13 6:06 PM

AL, this was the Dems bill? You are redic!

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rangeral

Jan-10-13 8:39 PM

really - yet again you show that you do not have a clue on how the legislative process works, as the bill was originated in the Senate, which is controlled by the Dems. Call Senator Amy or Franken and someone in their office can walk you through it.

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