Sequestration: Obama Blackmailing GOP to do it His Way

Sequestration was President Barack Obama’s idea to begin with. Starting back in 2011, Obama basically wanted a blank check and an unlimited debt ceiling so he could plunge the US so deep into debt that it would be impossible to recover from.  The Republicans refused to allow it.  The Republicans insisted on any type of deal involving spending cuts while the Democrats pushed for increased taxes and more spending. In an attempt to blackmail the Republicans into submission, Obama and the Democrats Read more […]