Showdown at the Fiscal Cliff

Written by Gary North on December 3, 2012

Soon-to-resign Timothy Geithner’s bluff at the edge of the fiscal cliff has just been challenged by John Boehner. Geithner told Boehner and McConnell that there must be taxes on the rich. Boehner has staked his reputation on a rejection of this proposal. He has nothing to lose by standing firm. I have kept saying that […]

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Geithner Says Boehner Will Fold on Taxing the Rich

Written by Gary North on November 14, 2012

Treasury Secretary Geithner has words of praise about House Majority Leader John Boehner. Words of praise mean: “This gutless dork will fold. He will kiss Obama where it counts most.” Here are his words about a deadlock about the so-called fiscal cliff.  “It seems deeply implausible as a strategy and it should be avoidable.” That’s […]

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