Huffington Post Says Obama Offered SS And Medicare Cuts In Return For Raising Debt

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    Here it is over a year later and Huffington Post finally releases this story......that Obama offered cuts in Social Security and Medicare to Congress to get his latest increase of the debt-ceiling.

    So taking that into account it seems like all of Obama's claims that Romney wants to cut Medicare rings extremely hollow. This to the White House is called "Strengthening" entitlements. Just another word for "CUTS".

    Essentially, this story was released over a year ago by the Washington Post and now Huffington says the White House is denying it. Saying it overshoots the runway.

    Why did they wait till an election year to deny it???

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    Actually he did more than offer, he actually took 716 Billion dollars from medicare to fund obamaloneycare. errrrr,, you mean he wants more now?
     
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