New Super Congress Changes Congress Rules

While reading the debt ceiling debates it looks like yeah we are raising the debt ceiling because we have to, but we are going to make drastic cuts and be fiscally responsible.  Not so.  These cuts are miniscule compared to our rising debt and does not fix any of the real issues of our economy.  What are the real problems of our economy are derivatives , the repeal of the Glass-Steagall Act, and the creation of the Federal Reserve.  What is even worse is that hidden in these debates in plain view is the creation of a super committee or super congress of 13 to decided how to make over $1 trillion cuts in the next 10 years.  When they present this plan to the congress they can not fillibuster, or make amendments.  And if Congress rejects the recommendations of the committee, authority will be transferred to the Office of Management and Budget, which is part of the executive branch.  Sounds like the central committees of communist countries like Russia.  On our road to communism who would have thought….
Super Congress Debt Reduction Has Little Transparency.Huffington Post. Aug 2 2011
Ron Paul on Super Congress and how it will vote to raise taxes

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