But FDR at least tried to make the change by proposing a statute and forcing a Senate debate.
You would think President Obama was proposing to repeal the New Deal.
And yet politicians are notoriously leery of proposing hikes or cuts big enough to make a real dent in the debt.
On procedure, Obama has earned ire by proposing a series of 23 executive actions to improve public safety.
In October 2008, a fired-up Barack Obama accused John McCain of proposing “drastic cuts” ($882 billion) in Medicare.
Do you think I am horrid, proposing to tell you what he said, Maria?
Plainly, Captain Downs was proposing to show Mayo "a thing or two."
He did not mean, however, to shock the public opinion by proposing such a measure.
The Carthaginians sent messengers to him proposing terms of peace.
Miss Monro was, perhaps, very wise in proposing the translation of a difficult part of Dante for a distraction to Ellinor.