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Which Party Is the Party of Big Government?

Greg 161 Wrote: Sep 08, 2012 8:23 AM
The main line GOP thinks cutting is slowing growth. Dems want yo grow moe. Save us TEA Party.
Harold15 Wrote: Sep 08, 2012 12:22 PM
I don't believe the TEA Party can save us, They seem to have become a mouthpiece for the Republican party. I do not, any longer, consider them a grassroots movement. As often happens, what started out as a good idea has become corrupted.
Louie13 Wrote: Sep 08, 2012 7:33 PM
Yes Harold, it's too late. Prophetic dreams dating back over a generation foresaw that Obama would be the last elected president of the American Republic, that is, the Republic would end during his designated term. It's too late.

The Democratic Party is supposed to be the party of government. That idea was reinforced at the Democratic convention this week in a video that had this memorable line: "The government is the only thing we all belong to." But there is another saying worth remembering: "Actions speak louder than words."

With that in mind, here is something that may surprise you: Federal entitlement spending over the past 50 years has grown significantly more under Republican presidents than under Democratic presidents.

I'll come back to that below. But, first things first. The reason we have big government is because of...