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    continuing the Doc Fix. They will probably be wrapped up with a Tax Cut for the first $250K and I expect it to hit the hopper of the House on Thursday.
    I wouldn't be surprised if Obama uses an executive order to keep UI payments going in the interim, citing emergency powers if the GOP continue to balk.
    And I expect, if that happens, that he will use the Inauguration and SotU to make explicit the GOP's perfidy.

    If I ran this circus, things would be DIFFERENT!

    by CwV on Mon Dec 31, 2012 at 09:25:48 AM PST

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