Obama calls for tax reform

"I realize that tax reform will not be easy."

 

There's the understatement of the century. Asks for Congress to work together and accept compromise and to do it "without the brinskmanship" we've seen.

Closes with a pretty big call out of the GOP:

"The greatest nation on earth cannot conduct its business by drifting from one manufactured crisis to the next."

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