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Obamacare ‘Puts in Place Perverse Incentives’: ‘This Week’ Roundtable

Obamacare 'Puts in Place Perverse Incentives': 'This Week' Roundtable

George Will, Cokie Roberts, Donna Brazile, and Rick Klein on Obamacare and immigration.
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Obamacare's Success in Kentucky Could Be The GOP's Worst Nightmare

Enough: Will George Zimmerman (Finally) Be Stripped of His ‘Honorary Whiteness’ by Conservatives?: http://www.afroarticles.com/article-dashboard/Article/Enou…

Sequester Puts End to White House Tours

The massive spending cuts imposed by sequestration are now being felt in the president’s own home. In a blow for Washington tourism, the White House has anno…
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The president, Congress and the media are all trying to convince us that the billion annual sequestration budget cuts will cripple our government. Don’t …
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US House puts off vote on ‘Plan B’ budget

US House puts off vote on 'Plan B' budget

In the United States, attempts to tackle the country’s debt crisis has ended in disagreement. The House of Representatives has rejected a Republican party plan to avoid the so-called ‘Fiscal Cliff’. The fiscal clif is a series of tax increases and spending cuts due to come into force on January 1, 2013. The deadline was imposed in 2011 to forece the president and congress to agree on ways to trim a big budget deficit over the next 10 years. The cliff will be averted if the can reach a deal before January 1. The fear is that raising taxes while massively cutting spending could push the US into recession with knock on effects for the rest of the world. Al Jazeera’s Patty Culhane reports from Washington.