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  •  The Administration was laying th groundwork to do (0+ / 0-)

    the cuts.

    Do you really think that any President, much less a Democratic one, would actually cut Social Security until they were lame ducks, and couldn't suffer any adverse consequences.

    Even poor ol' George, a Republican President, knew better than to try to cut Social Security until he was comfortably installed for a second term.

    But all the 'talk' served a purpose.  And that was to get the American People use to 'the idea' of the cuts.

    That's what Kabuki Theater is 'all about.'


    "Only he who can see the invisible, can do the impossible."-- Frank L. Gaines


    by musiccitymollie on Mon Apr 01, 2013 at 08:11:50 PM PDT

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