America’s Financial Crisis is all Fun and Games to Carney
White House press secretary Jay Carney thinks our nations financial disaster is all fun and games.
Yesterday he refused to elaborate on President Barack Obama’s plans to wage a grassroots campaign regarding Obama’s message on the so-called fiscal cliff.
“It would RUIN THE FUN if I gave you all the details now,” Carney said.
Party leaders only have a few weeks to come up with a solution in order to avoid more than $600 billion in automatic spending cuts and tax increases scheduled to occur on Jan. 1, 2013.
The Congressional Budget Office has warned that going over the cliff could trigger another economic recession.
Just after his re-election, Obama met with the leaders of labor unions and other left-wing groups to discuss the fiscal cliff negotiations. (Don’t you just love his choice of close circle buddies?)
These left-wing groups have urged the president to ignore calls for deficit reduction through spending cuts and entitlement reform, arguing that the fiscal cliff be resolved only through tax increases on the wealthy and additional deficit-financed spending.
Read more at the Washington Free Beacon