Let’s see what kind of compromise we’ll get from the people that just lost the election by 126 electoral votes.
And, apparently, have convinced a fair majority of the country that they’re the problem.
Boehner and McConnell have their work cut out for them. They’ll be herding some tea-bagger cats,…… not easy.
Posted by Scott Clement on November 13, 2012 at 11:00 am
By 51 to 38 percent, more predict Obama and Republicans will not reach an agreement in time, and the survey finds widespread anxiety over the consequences of such a failure.
More than six in 10 believe a missed deadline would have an overall negative impact on the U.S. economy, and about the same number anticipate a blow to their personal finances, including 74 percent of those with incomes of at least $100,000. Without a deal, taxes will jump for nine in 10 Americans, with the steepest hikes for top income brackets.