Today's American Politics a 'Tiresome Farce'

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    Read all @ German Press Slams Fiscal Cliff Negotiations in Washington - SPIEGEL ONLINE

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    Very tiresome!
     
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    Pork and earmarks for special interest groups...
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    'Fiscal cliff' bill filled with 'pork'
    Wednesday, January 2, 2013 - Stuffed with corporate and individual tax breaks for special interests
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    GOP Congressman: Cliff Deal Example of How ‘We Buy Votes with Debt’
    January 2, 2013 – The deal to avert the fiscal cliff which consists of special tax credits for green energy, Hollywood, distilleries and other industries, is a demonstration of Capitol Hill vote buying, Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-S.C.) said Wednesday.
     
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