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    Obama will meet with Congressional leaders to try to come up with compromise to avoid fiscal cliff

    President Obama has invited congressional leaders to the White House to try to salvage negotiations to avoid the “fiscal cliff” just days before nearly all taxpayers are due to see their taxes rise.The White House said the president will meet Friday afternoon with House Speaker John A. Boehner(R-Ohio), Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-San Francisco).
    Obama, congressional leaders to meet to avoid 'fiscal cliff' - latimes.com

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    Maybe he should have thought of that before he decided a vacation was called for. And he said we act stupidly.
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    Honestly -- I want the Congress to simply pass a freakin' bill and tell Obama to sign it. Do their damn job, work it out, and hand a deal to the President. He doesn't need to be there. He doesn't need to like it. Get it done, and tell him if he doesn't sign it -- they'll stand by and overturn the veto. If he tries a pocket veto, they'll make it 110% clear that the Congress presented a deal that they agree to, and he didn't sign it.

    Read Article I and II of the Constitution. It's about freaking time that the Balance of Powers was tilted closer to where it's supposed to be.
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