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Is Obama's economic plan "a plan", if it's dependent on the budget he couldn't get one democrat to vote on?

Snowball 2012/09/25 02:50:38
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  • DuncanONeil 2012/09/25 16:54:23
    No, he knows his supporters won't even question it.
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    There is a community of thought that this failure to budget is a deliberate action in order to not even have to pass one.

    While it may not be specifically spelled out there is reference to budgets in the Constitution and that document laid the authority for the rules laid out in "The Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974".
    "TITLE III—CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET PROCESS 1 TIMETABLE
    SEC. 300. ø2 U.S.C. 631¿ The timetable with respect to the congressional budget process for any fiscal year is as follows:
    On or before: ................................ Action to be completed:
    First Monday in February ...................... President submits his budget.
    February 15 ................................ Congressional Budget Office submits
    ...report to Budget Committees. Not later than 6 weeks after President submits budget.
    ...Committees submit views and estimates to Budget Committees.
    April 1 ................................ Senate Budget Committee reports concurrent ...resolution on the budget.
    April 15 ................................ Congress completes action on concurrent ...resolution on the budget.
    May 15 ................................ Annual appropriation bills may be considered in ..the House.
    June 10 ................................ House Appropriations C...


    There is a community of thought that this failure to budget is a deliberate action in order to not even have to pass one.

    While it may not be specifically spelled out there is reference to budgets in the Constitution and that document laid the authority for the rules laid out in "The Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974".
    "TITLE III—CONGRESSIONAL BUDGET PROCESS 1 TIMETABLE
    SEC. 300. ø2 U.S.C. 631¿ The timetable with respect to the congressional budget process for any fiscal year is as follows:
    On or before: ................................ Action to be completed:
    First Monday in February ...................... President submits his budget.
    February 15 ................................ Congressional Budget Office submits
    ...report to Budget Committees. Not later than 6 weeks after President submits budget.
    ...Committees submit views and estimates to Budget Committees.
    April 1 ................................ Senate Budget Committee reports concurrent ...resolution on the budget.
    April 15 ................................ Congress completes action on concurrent ...resolution on the budget.
    May 15 ................................ Annual appropriation bills may be considered in ..the House.
    June 10 ................................ House Appropriations Committee reports last ...annual appropriation bill.
    June 15 ................................ Congress completes action on reconciliation ...legislation.
    June 30 ................................ House completes action on annual appropriation ...bills.
    October 1 ................................ Fiscal year begins.
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  • wtw 2012/09/25 04:34:16
    No, he knows his supporters won't even question it.
    wtw
    +1
    What plan--only more of the same--the first pesident to serve with not only one downgrade but two! The first president to not pass but one budget in 4 years! He has no plan!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1
  • SickOfBigGov 2012/09/25 03:02:32
    No, he knows his supporters won't even question it.
    SickOfBigGov
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    I'm sure the lady's of the View will convince the world that he is the solution to our economic suffering. Of course, I'm not sure if those ladies really have a clue about what its like to worry about your job and your house.

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