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Rubio: Obama's 2008 Promises Almost Laughable

bpeterson Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 7:27 PM
You do realize that it has only been in the last two years that the Republicans have controlled the house. It was the Democrats who controlled it for the first two terms of this presidency. Oh, and the senate has been controlled by the Democrats for the last four years. Who is responsible for the credit downgrade again?
Aura Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 7:45 PM
The Republicans, because they publicly pronounced that they were willing to let the US default on its debt obligations. It was treasonous, yes, but they did it. And look what happened, as predicted: a credit downgrade. I think Michele Bachmann should be tried for treason, along with her teabagger accomplices.
Gordon110 Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 7:41 PM
Don't confuse them with the facts, they'll just soil themselves and their mommies will have to change them.
ChicksLoveRight Wrote: Oct 03, 2012 7:38 PM
don't feed the trolls! Lois and Zipher are on steroids today! The Biden 'middle class' truth, Obama video and oncoming debate has gotten them so depressed that even huffpost suck fest is not enough for them - they need to come to TH to get their happy fix!!

DENVER- During a pre-debate conference call Wednesday, Florida Senator Marco Rubio told bloggers President Obama's policies have been devastating to the middle class and slammed "laughable" promises Obama made in 2008 standing before Greek columns in Denver.

“You read some of those promises now and they’re almost laughable,” Rubio said. "How about on taxes, he's proposing a middle class tax increase, his budget proves it."

Banking off of Joe Biden's comments yesterday about the middle class being buried in the past four years, Rubio said we will see an argument tonight from Mitt Romney about how big government...