GOP lining up against jobs plan

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    So how come I'm watching the GOp applauding some of his plans? Does not look like their 'lining up' against anything that is rational, reasonable, and affordable.
     
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    I wouldn't exactly call more "Free Trade Agreements" reasonable, rational OR affordable. That'll be the death nell of American Manufacturing.
     
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    Maybe after their constituents at home told them to work together across the isle, they have decided to compromise.
     
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    it's polite applause. Nothing more.
     
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    plan is up to $450 billion now, not the $300 that was 'leaked'.
     
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    That might be true if this spend-a-thon were any kind of a jobs plan, any more than the previous spend-a-thons were.

    But it's not so it isn't.

    Rube.
     
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    so, shovel ready, which wasn't "as shovel ready as we thought", has now become, shovel ready?
     
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    Hell the cons would be against Obama cutting income taxes to zed.
     
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