US Debt Highlights ~ the Day after…

Overheard: Thanks for protecting the job creators, you know for creating jobs for chauffeurs, valets, domestic help, and most importantly seamstresses who specialize in crafting $100 bills into luxurious overcoats. ~ Jim Cutler

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“This deal does not even attempt to strike a balance between more cuts for the working people of America and a fairer contribution from millionaires and corporations. The very wealthy will continue to receive taxpayer handouts, and corporations will keep their expensive federal giveaways…” ~ Read more…

“Entitlement? I PAID cash for my Social Security! Our benefits aren’t some kind of charity or handout! Congressional benefits—premium health care, outrageous retirement packages, 67 paid holidays, three weeks paid vacation, unlimited paid sick days—THAT’S welfare! And they have the nerve to call my retirement an entitlement!” ~ my retired friend Kate Harper

Did Obama capitulate, or was he sly like a fox? WashPost analysis: http://wapo.st/qOy3Qg

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About Gandalfe

Just an itinerant saxophonist trying to find life between the changes. I have retired from the Corps of Engineers and Microsoft. I am an admin on the Woodwind Forum, run the Microsoft Jumpin' Jive Orchestra, and enjoy time with family and friends.
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One Response to US Debt Highlights ~ the Day after…

  1. Pingback: Some Reactions to the Debt Ceiling Deal « Café Philos: an internet café

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