The Cutting Edge

“Where are the President’s spending cuts?” asked House Speaker John Boehner on the House floor Tuesday in response to the President’s plan to handle the fiscal cliff.  Former RNC Chairman Michael Steele further explained House Speaker Boehner’s questioning:  “As the Speaker said today, we’re still waiting for the White House to identify what spending cuts the President is willing to make as part of the ‘balanced approach’ he promised to the American people.  The longer the White House slow-walks this process, the closer our economy gets to the fiscal cliff.”  That sounds serious.  It’s a good thing the proposed cuts were explained in detail… last February.

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