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You Can't be Serious!

The American people have been duped again.

The fiscal results of the last five presidents:

Ronald Reagan increased the budget by 186%. George W. Bush tallied 77%, his father George H.W. Bush with 53%. Jimmy Cater came in at 41.3% and Bill Clinton, the lowest with 40.6%. Are Republicans fiscally conservative? I think not.

A word to the wise, the GOP/Tea Party is misdirecting the American people by arguing over earmarks, which in total adds up to ½ of 1% of the deficit, money that is already allocated. This masks their true agenda.   Read more

Sacrifice Made by All

The middle class and poor seem to make sacrifices more often than the wealthiest of us. They are the first to go to war, the first to carry tax burdens and the first to suffer from economic downturns.   Read more

Painted Into a Corner

Much is said by Republicans and Tea Party members about cutting back on programs and repealing the health care bill. But when asked about specifics, all you get is stammering, hemming and hawing.   Read more

The Darrell Issa Witch Hunt

Darrell Issa, the new chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said, “I want seven hearings a week, times 40 weeks.” He wants each of his seven subcommittees to hold one or two hearings each week. What happened to that small government the GOP/Tea Party called for? His investigations will increase the size of government by having 74 Inspector Generals hire staff to meet his demands. Is this the Republican version of job creation?   Read more

Obama track record

What the heck has Obama done so far?

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