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Get A Bill Passed, Mr. Speaker

Greg336 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 1:31 PM
We need to go back to the last year we had a surplus. Examine what was in that budget. Adjust for inflation/COL. Anything not in that budget needs to be removed or drastically reduced. Then, if there is something we "have to keep" in the budget, find an equal trade off to eliminate. This will never happen. We are following the path of Nazi Germany.
Kibitzer Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 10:01 AM
It was the Weimar Republic not the NAZIs that was responsible for German's hyperinflation.
Reginald10 Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 3:35 PM
Germany's hyperinflation brought in the National Socialists (NaZis), not vice versa.

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