http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/obama-consults-msnbc-hos...This afternoon, President Barack Obama consulted with MSNBC host Al Sharpton, who's also assicated with the National Action Network (NAN), about the fiscal talks between the White House and Congress. At the same meeting, Obama also consulted with other "leaders of civil rights and civic organizations."Via the pool report:President Obama and Vice President Biden met with leaders of civil rights and civic organizations to discuss negotiations over how to avoid the fiscal cliff. The meeting lasted over an hour, and participants spoke to reporters outside the West Wing after they wrapped up.Per the White House, expected attendees included:* Peter Berns, The Arc* Sister Simone Campbell, NETWORK* Chad Griffin, Human Rights Campaign (HRC)* Wade Henderson, Leadership Conference on Civil Rights (LCCR)* Deepa Iyer National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA)* Ben Jealous, NAACP* Marc Morial, National Urban League* Janet Murguia, National Council of La Raza (NCLR)* Barry Rand, AARP* Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, MomsRising.org* Rev. Al Sharpton, National Action Network (NAN)* Aaron Smith, Young Invincibles* Rev. Jim Wallis, Sojourners---------------------------------------------Consulting Al Sharpton to get a bipartisan deal. This country is going <vvvvvvvvvvt!> down the toilet.
"This country is going <vvvvvvvvvvt!> down the toilet."..............Circling the toilet/Bidet bowl. A Final flush is coming!http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/333583/tribal-america..."...American Dream; the Democrats think they’re importing clients for Big Government. The Left is right: Just under 60 percent of immigrants receive some form of welfare. I see the recent Republican proposals for some form of amnesty contain all sorts of supposed safeguards against gaming the system, including a $525 application fee for each stage of the legalization process. On my own recent visit to a U.S. Immigration office, I was interested to be told that, as a matter of policy, the Obama administration is now rubberstamping all “fee waiver” requests for “exceptional hardship” filed by members of approved identity groups. And so it will go for all those GOP safeguards. While Canada and Australia compete for high-skilled immigrants, America fast-tracks an unskilled welfare class of such economic benefit to their new homeland they can’t even afford a couple of hundred bucks for the necessary paperwork.It’s hardly their fault. If you were told you could walk into a First World nation and access free education, free health care, free services in your own language, and have someone else pay your entrance fee, why wouldn’t you? So, yes, Republicans should “moderate” their tone toward immigrants, and de-moderate their attitude to the Dems who suckered the GOP all too predictably. Decades of faintheartedness toward some of the most destabilizing features of any society, including bilingualism (take it from a semi-Belgian Canadian), have brought the party to its date with destiny. Or as Peggy Lee sang long ago in a lost land, “Mañana is soon enough for me.”"-------------------------------------------Owebama Team Priorities:Carbon TaxesCoal industry shutdownElimination of U.S. Nuclar Weapons(Already in Progress)Military retirees/families to Civilian Social WelfareSurrender Rights to U.N.Surrender IsraelCommand Economy
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