Limbaugh on Budget Deal: GOP Paralyzed With Fear

Image: Limbaugh on Budget Deal: GOP Paralyzed With Fear

Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 03:15 PM

By Wanda Carruthers

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
The Republican Party is so paralyzed with fear after the government shutdown that it will do anything to agree to a budget deal, Rush Limbaugh said Wednesday.

"They are paralyzed. The fear of what the media will say and do and report has them paralyzed," Limbaugh said on his radio show.

Urgent: Do You Approve Or Disapprove of President Obama's Job Performance? Vote Now in Urgent Poll

Despite blows to Democrats and President Barack Obama due to the launch of Obamacare, Republicans are "in shell shock" because of the last government shutdown and fears of another one.

"They are not moved at all by Obama's plummeting poll numbers. They are not moved at all by the problems people are having with Obamacare," Limbaugh said.

"They are literally afraid of one thing, and that is being blamed again for the government shutdown. That was the objective, to make sure there wasn't a government shutdown. And it didn't matter what was required," he said.

Republicans also think "Obama is still universally loved and adored" and that "the country despises and hates them."

Limbaugh pointed out that the sequester cuts, which would ease under the current budget proposal, were a bipartisan deal that had originally been Obama's idea. But, he said, Republicans are "so frightened of being blamed for another shutdown that they gave up parts of the sequester, which had been a hard line on spending."


Related Stories:

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Krugman, Liberals Fawning Over Hot New Economics Book that Gets It All Wrong

Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 11:57 AM

It's hard to think of another book on economics published in the past several decades that's been praised as lavishly as . . .

Albert R. Hunt: Obama Isn't Getting Through With the Good News

Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 11:55 AM

Here's a bit of good news for nervous Democrats: President Barack Obama's health-care law isn't going to be the albatros . . .

Cardinal Wuerl: Pope Francis Making 'Demonstrable Difference' for Catholics, World

Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 11:41 AM

One year into his time as leader of the Catholic Church, and Pope Francis already has made a demonstrable difference i . . .

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved