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Great: The Federal Government Borrows 46 cents Out of Every Dollar it Spends

RufusTFirefly Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 2:07 PM
Thank you George Bush for 2 unfunded wars and tax cuts during war.

After all of his seemingly endless campaign stops and harsh rhetoric about the rich not paying "their fair share," it turns out that the president’s proposed tax hikes on “the rich” will only raise enough revenue to run the government for about eight days. But that doesn’t really matter, of course, because it’s all about “fairness.” In other words, if Washington lawmakers are serious about reducing the federal deficit -- as they claim to be -- the real solution is that they must stop borrowing and spending money we don’t have. We cannot carry on like this indefinitely:

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