Quickie- President Obama to GOP: Don't tie Tar Sands Pipeline to tax cuts


Today's Quickie:

Thank you for this, President Obama. The Tar Sands Pipeline would be a disaster waiting to happen:

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama warned congressional Republicans that he would reject any effort to tie extraneous issues to an extension of the payroll tax cut, including the approval of an oil pipeline between the U.S. and Canada... "It's not something I would accept..."

Once again, the GOP is tying to hold the middle class hostage until they fulfill every fantasy of the Corporate 1%.

That was today's Quickie. Will you still respect me in the morning?