- Oct 27, 2000
Surprise surprise. Republicans don't compromise or change, they just find new reasons to throw blame elsewhere. Here we come fiscal cliff.Shortly after multiple networks projected that Republicans would retain control of the House, Speaker John Boehner took to the stage with a message that looked ahead to the battle over the fiscal cliff - the GOP isn't budging on taxes.
"With this vote, the American people have also made clear that there is no mandate for raising tax rates," Boehner told supporters at the Ronald Reagan building in Washington.