Obama vs. Obama

Not long ago, Obama warned that raising taxes in a struggling economy is "the last thing you want to do."

(Blog Post) In a 75-minute meeting Sunday night, President Obama once again demanded that more than $1 trillion in tax increases be part of any deficit reduction package attached to a vote on the debt ceiling. In the session, Obama rejected a Republican proposal to seek $2.5 trillion in spending cuts and reforms, and insisted on higher taxes on businesses and wealthy individuals. Full Story »

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by Chris Finnie - Jul. 11, 2011

Standard talking points.

Uh, because his economics were wrong? Just thinking. A practice the Weekly Standard isn't noted for.

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