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  •  This is why deal-making is tough. (3+ / 0-)

    McConnell is a late-comer, not directly a party to those earlier negotiations, so he can say it's not bad faith to put SS on the table.

    Except that it is bad faith. This would be a Big Give for Obama and the Democrats, and it certainly is not a reasonable give away just so the Republicans can get off the hook.

    2014 IS COMING. Build up the Senate. Win back the House : 17 seats. Plus!

    by TRPChicago on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 01:23:33 PM PST

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