This Nov. 16, 2012 file photo shows President Barack Obama shaking hands with House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, during a meeting to discuss the deficit and economy. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

The Unflappable, The Intransigent And The Ugly: Republican Economic Policy Unfazed By Election Results

We are told elections have consequences; it seems to be a memo the GOP has yet to receive. After an election has taken place where the Republican economic platform — protecting tax cuts for the rich, draconian cuts to Medicare and Medicaid, changing the eligibility age for Social Security etc. — was rejected by the […]