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Poll: When In Doubt, Blame Republicans

conservative_one Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 2:32 PM
We are watching the unwinding of our free country by those who do not honor our Constitution and want fundamental change. That change involves growing the Federal gov't in a continuous way. Every situation that occurs is an opportunity to say, "we can fix that with this gov't solution." And every time the gov't grows, our freedom is diminished. Ironically, the problems are not solved. LBJ declared war on poverty and spending ramped up, poverty is not gone is it? What is next?

General rule of thumb, guys: No matter what the facts may demonstrate, it's probably Republicans' fault.  According to Pew Research, a plurality (49 percent) of Americans want Congress to delay the automatic spending cuts scheduled to kick in one week from tomorrow.  Forty percent say the cuts should move forward as planned.  If no deal is struck, almost half of those polled are prepared to pin the blame on Congressional Republicans, while less than a third would point the finger at the president:

This is a great gig,...