MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough Calls Obama’s Opening “Fiscal Cliff” Proposal “Awfully Reckless” – Video 11/30/12
Here is video from yesterday of MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough and panel discussing President Obama’s opening “Fiscal Cliff” proposal to the Republicans. Scarborough called the offer “insulting” and “awfully reckless” for an opening proposal. Obama actually asks for tax increases, more stimulus spending and no specific spending cuts. He also wants to be given the unilateral and unfettered authority to raise the debt ceiling anytime he wants to – without interference from Congress. Even Democrat Harold Ford Jr. seemed taken aback by Obama’s proposal.
Here is what Obama proposed: