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Thursday, December 9, 2010

The Patriot Enclave-show notes: 12-9

(AUDIO) Veronique de Rugy says the deficit commission didn't address out real problems and their goals are unrealistic.
-Medicare/Medicaid will rise to 50% of spending
-Deficit commission recommended increasing spending by 1.6T rather than cutting spending all together. So they are slowing the growth of spending rather than eliminating spending.
-Attaining tax revenue of 21% of GDP but this has NEVER been achieved and sustained.

The McVictim Syndrome could kill us. Well said!
http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-gratzer-obesity-20101208,0,7040118.story

DREAM Act passes out of the House last night and now goes to the Senate.

The House also approved a $1.09T budget bill for 2011
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1210/46166.html

(AUDIO) The Libs are all angry that Obama gave in on keeping the tax code the same.....
http://newsbusters.org/blogs/kyle-drennen/2010/12/08/same-media-fretted-over-no-compromise-gop-now-distressed-obama-caving-
http://newsbusters.org/blogs/scott-whitlock/2010/12/08/unhappy-tax-compromise-george-stephanopoulos-scolds-david-axelrod-le

http://newsbusters.org/blogs/geoffrey-dickens/2010/12/08/vieira-axelrod-tax-cut-deal-why-shouldnt-americans-look-disaster-m

AIG is starting to pay back all that money we gave them. Only a eleventy-trillion more and we will be even.
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2010-12-08/aig-plans-to-repay-20-billion-fed-credit-line-in-deal-with-u-s-treasury.html