Obama Signs Sequester Order

It's official. President Obama has signed the order for sequester.

Here is the text of the statement he made today.

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    OHMYGOD (5.00 / 3) (#1)
    by lentinel on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 03:52:34 AM EST
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    Why did Pres. . Obama sign it? (5.00 / 1) (#2)
    by oculus on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 09:19:35 AM EST
    Now it's all his fault.

    Hope he doesn't get swallowed in a sinkhole. (none / 0) (#6)
    by fishcamp on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 05:33:17 PM EST
    That poor guy. (none / 0) (#7)
    by oculus on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 02:04:32 AM EST
    I think the State Department slipped it through... (5.00 / 3) (#3)
    by unitron on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 12:10:13 PM EST
    ...in the interim between Clinton and Kerry.

    That way there's no one at whom to point the finger of blame.

    I didn't want the real GOP in the White House, but electing stealth Republicans instead is not a very satisfying substitute.


    "Drill, baby, drill" (5.00 / 2) (#4)
    by NYShooter on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 01:13:35 PM EST
    has supplanted social security as the third rail of American politics.

    If (none / 0) (#5)
    by lentinel on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 04:46:35 PM EST
    you don't mind, I'll point the finger at Obama.