Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 0
rmhj: Traditionally, the White House often proposes a budget, but it's introduced in the house, which is both GOP held and has a 'majority rules' doctrine that make it very difficult to introduce legislation that the majority party doesn't want.

Beridian: Fine. Then have a democrat try to introduce the bill in the House and when it is refused plaster the fact all over the media, ideally get President Obama to address the nation and talk about how the House will not even permit debate on a middle class tax cut.

That is in fact what seems to be happening: Nancy Pelosi has been working to do this.

Print the post  


What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.