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How sweet it is, for once, Congress, and those connected to it, are functioning in the way they were designed, and the Republicans are having a "fit." This is so counter to their pledge to keep President Obama's presidency dysfunctional.  In affect, the Republican's role in the last 4 years have been to only say no to any and everything Obama. How long will the GOP continue to work in a productive formate?

When will the Republicans return to their, now silent, comment to keep our president's work dysfunctional? From the looks of things, they were fighting and screaming just to keep the poor and middle class from financial hardship. At one point, John Boehner resorted to a high school back of the bus mentality by giving Harry Reid the finger.

Do we ask Congress to act as they were intended? Or, having already sent the message to function as you were designed, do we demand they work with our Black President? No matter what happens, in 2014 we will have the chance to send the dysfunction packing and removed. While it is not time to say "happy days are here again," there is some light over the horizon.  



Will Congress work with this president?

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  •  No Sweat For Some (0+ / 0-)

    There is one group of people who will not be hurt by this: The Republican's rich. They can still make their car notes, make any groceries, and make their county club dues. Yes, they will be taxed at a higher rate, but they can take it ten fold. The Republicans are playing a game, but the poor and middle class are not enjoying their sick game play. In 2014, we get to return the favor in the same sick way they did.

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