POLITICS
03/19/2012 07:28 pm ET Updated May 19, 2012

How Obama Tried To Sell Out Liberalism In 2011

Last summer, President Obama desperately attempted to forge a long-term deficit reduction deal with Congressional Republicans. The notion that he could get the House GOP to accept any remotely balanced agreement was preposterous and doomed from the start, but Obama responded to the increasingly obvious reality by reducing his demands of the Republicans to virtually nothing.

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