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Obama Is Not a Deficit Hawk. He's Just a Keynesian

ClownHallBuster Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 10:49 PM
8 years starting with 4% unemployment and a balanced budget and ending with 9% unemployment and two failed wars and $5 trillion in added debt and the complete meltdown of our financial system. Bush/Cheney worst reign of error ever!
MudontheTires Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 1:35 AM
"Bush/Cheney worst reign of error ever!"

Nothing but prog talking points.

S T F U, you lying POS.
Drifter33 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 11:36 PM
"It's STILL Bush's Fault!"

Nothing your petulant, empty-suited hero does will ever be wrong, will it? He will lurch along, failure to failure, with you and your ilk cheering his every move while decrying a man who hasn't held the reins for over 4 years now.

Quintus_T_Cicero Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 10:51 PM
Except there was a recession coming and unemployment was rising then and then fell back
Over at Investors Business Daily, Jed Graham writes about "the deficit chart that should embarrass budget hawks," which shows that the federal deficit has been shrinking in the last two years and is projected to shrink further this year:

Graham writes that the draw-down in federal spending puts a precarious economic recovery at risk. That's certainly a take in line with conventional Keynesian economic analysis - the Congressional Budget Office has similarly projected this year's sequester to knock 0.6% off of projected GDP growth and cost 750,000 jobs by the end of the...