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Budget Nightmares Just Beginning

DON THE BRITTON Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 9:04 AM
How about solving the budget nightmare now, FREEZE TOTAL GOVERNMENT SPENDING AT ITS CURRENT LEVEL. This is something the majority of people would support and how could a politician make a claim for more spending when everyone knows that there is so much waste in the current government budget.

Do you think the federal government has a spending problem? In private negotiations, President Obama reportedly told Boehner, "We don't have a spending problem." When Boehner countered that "we have a very serious spending problem," Obama eventually replied to Boehner, "I'm getting tired of hearing you say that."

Two days after the State of the Union, Democrat Iowa Senator Tom Harkin stated, "I want to disagree with those who say we have a spending problem." House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi recently took up the refrain, telling Chris Wallace on Fox News, "It is almost a false argument to say that we...