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Romney Ad: Newborn Infants Now Owe $50,000 Toward National Debt

cwentz Wrote: Sep 28, 2012 3:02 PM
Complete lack of education. Utterly swallowing the political theater and sleight of hand that is fed them everyday. No understanding of policies, economics, rule of law, or the most rudimentary understanding of our Constitutionally based Republic. Based on the quality of the comments here, I would say this forum is an excellent example of the above.

When candidate Barack Obama was running for president in 2008, he righteously labeled George W. Bush's additions to the national debt "unpatriotic:"
 

The problem is, is that the way Bush has done it over the last eight years is to take out a credit card from the Bank of China in the name of our children, driving up our national debt from $5 trillion for the first 42 presidents – #43 added $4 trillion by his lonesome, so that we now have over $9 trillion of debt that we are going to have to pay...