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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”?

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 ...

Whose Sequester Is It Anyway? : It's All Politics : NPR

www.npr.org/sections/itsallpolitics/2013/02/19/172425370/whose-sequester-is-it-anyway

Feb 19, 2013 ... But where voters will place most of the blame is still an open question. ... So Republicans arguably own the sequester as much as Obama, if not ...

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 ...

The Sequester Blame Game - FactCheck.org

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

Mar 1, 2013 ... But that plan was dropped when Obama and Republicans agreed to ... over 10 years, unless the White House and Congress can come up with ...

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 ...

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

www.washingtonpost.com/news/fact-checker/wp/2014/10/15/the-absurd-claim-that-only-republicans-are-to-blame-for-cuts-to-ebola-research/

Oct 15, 2014 ... Democrats earn 4 Pinocchios for claiming the GOP cut public-health spending. ... “sequester” budget cuts in the 2011 budget agreement have further juggled ... they could not reach a grand budget deal with President Obama.

Sequestration deadline: Is Barack Obama or the Republican Party to ...

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Feb 20, 2013 ... But here, on national TV, the president was putting the blame for sequestration ( we can probably blame him for popularizing the bowdlerization, ...

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 ...

The Sequester: Myths And Facts - Media Matters for America

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Feb 20, 2013 ... Krauthammer: Sequester Is The "One Time Republicans Can Get Cuts . ... In the end, we'll get more, not less, spending, and Obama will hand off to his successor a ... Today, Boner was blaming the president for the sequester.

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

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Apr 24, 2013 ... So the Republicans, seeing that Americans will blame them for the sequestration, want to place the blame on their favorite fall guy ... the ...

Barack Obama says Congress owns sequestration cuts | PolitiFact

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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 ...

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 ...