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Re: President to deliver another speech... DEVELOPING...
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2013, 03:35:17 PM »
LET ME BE CLEAR

There, let's see if he plagiarizes me. :)

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David Wessel ?@davidmwessel 25s

Obama: The Senate acted responsibly to voting to keep our govt open. Now its up to Republicans in House to do the same.




jimgeraghty ?@jimgeraghty 55s

Obama speaks to Iranian President; repeats he won't negotiate with GOP "hostage-takers."

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Peter Baker ?@peterbakernyt 8s

Obama accuses Reps of "appeasing the tea party" in trying to undercut health care program.



HowardKurtz ?@HowardKurtz 41s

Obama says budget debate isn't really about deficits, that House Repubs are "so concerned with appeasing the Tea Party"

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David M. Drucker ?@DavidMDrucker 36s

.@BarackObama correctly notes that #Obamacare is full steam ahead on Oct. 1 whether a govt shutdown occurs or not.




Mike Memoli ?@mikememoli 39s

Obama: Health exchanges open Tuesday no matter what Congress does. "That's a done deal."

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Jonathan Allen ?@jonallendc 44s

"This grandstanding has real effects on real people" -- Obama on shutdown showdown





HowardKurtz ?@HowardKurtz 51s

Obama open to "specific ideas" to improve Ocare, not gut it. Repubs have to decide whether to shut gov't "because they can't get their way"

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what an bleep

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msnbc ?@msnbc 1m
President Obama: "Even the threat of a shutdown is probably already having a dampening effect on our economy."




AG ?@AG_Conservative 1h

54 senators voted to strip defunding of Obamacare from the bill. All Democrats. People attacking R's are either being dishonest or ignorant.

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The Caucus ?@thecaucus 46s

President Obama on Republican senators and governors' message to the House: "Knock it off, pass a budget and move on."

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Greg Sargent ?@ThePlumLineGS 35s

"I will not negotiate over Congress' responsibility to pay the bills that have already been wracked up."



Mark Kelly ?@MarkdKelly2 14s

Obamalogic: refuse to negotiate on spending levels, then say Congress has to raise debt limit to pay for spending levels he won't negotiate.

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David M. Drucker ?@DavidMDrucker 1m

"I will not negotiate" on the debt ceiling





Katie Pavlich ?@KatiePavlich 38s

Obama laments Republicans' long list of demands," when it's one thing: Obamacare

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Monica Crowley ?@MonicaCrowley 3h

McConnell and Graham vote for cloture. Of course they did.




Roger Simon ?@politicoroger 46s

Obama blames "extremists in Congress" for fomenting crises.

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Ezra Klein ?@ezraklein 1m

Obama: "Voting for the treasury to pay America's bills is not a concession. It is not a favor to me."




Ethan Klapper ?@ethanklapper 2m

Obama is basically mocking the House GOP's debt ceiling wish list




Ron Fournier ?@ron_fournier 2m

Precedent is #Obama's most compelling argument against bowing on debt limit.

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Mark Kelly ?@MarkdKelly2 24s

President ends speech by saying he's focusing on jobs. Really, and what impact is #Obamacare having on jobs?




Kerry Picket ?@KerryPicket 50s

Obama takes no questions. WH press pool goes back to reporter dungeon.




TRUE AMERICAN ?@NoInfidel33 1m

O' says that's not how a Democracy is supposed to work. Even that dumb bastard doesn't acknowledge we live in a REPUBLIC

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Pamela Geller ?@pamelageller 2m

Obama calls GOP in Congress "extremists" but Muslim Brotherhood,ISNA, CAIR,Bill Ayers,Rashid Khalidi,Recep Erdogan,Taliban are the good guys




Joe the Dissident ?@joethepatriotic 43s

Gee, I've been waiting hours for @BarackObama to lecture us bad people again #conservatives We are just too poorly behaved for his tastes

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toddstarnes ?@toddstarnes 2h

If Congress funds Obamacare, I say we defund Republicans.

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After a "truly historic phone call" between Rouhani and Obama, Iran's Lebanese proxy, Hizballah, put up this cartoon: pic.twitter.com/jVoBasoeKI


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"I will not negotiate" on the debt ceiling
Interesting that he's so eager to talk to the Iranian president, but not to elected officials in his own (so to speak) country.
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