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Can GOP blame Obama for the sequester? - Reuters

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Feb 19, 2013 ... But Republicans think they can blame the president. .... Wasn't the sequester Obama's idea or, as Obama admits, “put forth by his team”?

Barack Obama says Congress owns sequestration cuts | PolitiFact

www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2012/oct/24/barack-obama/obama-says-congress-owns-sequestration-cuts/

Oct 24, 2012 ... Said Romney: "I will not cut our military budget by a trillion dollars, which ... Obama responded by saying Romney was assigning blame in the wrong place. ... At any rate, Republicans and Democrats came to a less ambitious ...

Is Obama Responsible For The Sequester? - Business Insider

www.businessinsider.com/obama-republicans-sequester-budget-cuts-gop-john-boehner-senate-2013-3

Mar 5, 2013 ... Why John Boehner Might Be Right To Blame Obama For The Sequester ... While it is true that Senate GOP leaders have no political will for a ...

Who's responsible for the sequester? - CBS News

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Feb 24, 2013 ... Republicans and the White House each blame the other for the ... President Obama and House Speaker John Boehner have been ... That's the short story on who's to blame for the so-called "sequester," which will cut $120 ...

How Republicans Came To Own Sequestration's Devastating Cuts ...

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Oct 15, 2013 ... Here's how we got from “Obama's sequester” to a Republican victory: ... February 13: Sequestration Will Be A “Home Run” At a Politico event, Rep. ... of the cuts, Republicans also geared up to blame President Obama for the ...

Obama blames Republicans for sequester - USA Today

www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2013/03/02/obama-republicans-sequester-cathy-rodgers/1958019/

Mar 2, 2013 ... President Obama sought Saturday to blame the Republicans for $85 billion in ... President Obama criticizes the sequester, $85 billion in automatic budget cuts ... In his radio address, Obama said the cuts will "inflict pain on ...

Leon Panetta's Memoir Blames Obama for Sequester's Defense Cuts

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Oct 7, 2014 ... Given Republican insistence on higher defense spending, that's the ... Panetta can blame Obama for not “engag[ing] his opponents” and ...

Fox News Forgets That GOP Supported The Sequester

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Feb 7, 2013 ... Fox blames Obama for the south losing the Civil War. ... If tomorrow Fox says the GOP supported the sequester, that will be the new gospel for ...

The Sequester Blame Game - FactCheck.org

www.factcheck.org/2013/03/the-sequester-blame-game/

Mar 1, 2013 ... At a White House press conference, Obama blamed Republicans ... He said you could raise $800 billion, a trillion dollars by closing loopholes.

The 'Obamaquester' - FactCheck.org

www.factcheck.org/2013/02/the-obamaquester/

Feb 19, 2013 ... This Republican talking point aims to blame President Obama for more ... to his sequester, one that could reduce spending in a smarter way.

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Suddenly the GOP Hates Sequestration Cuts ... and Blames Obama ...

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Apr 24, 2013 ... Now that people are feeling sequestration, the GOP wants to blame ... I can see the political ads now: Long lines and delays at the airport?

Obama signs sequester order, blames Republicans over budget ...

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Mar 1, 2013 ... The president said he told Mr. Boehner and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Kentucky Republican, that “these cuts will hurt our ...

The absurd claim that only Republicans are to blame for cuts to ...

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Oct 15, 2014 ... A presidential administration will propose a budget number for an ... “sequester” budget cuts in the 2011 budget agreement have further juggled the statistics. ... Obama's Republican predecessor oversaw big increases in ...