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Senate Democrat: "I Want to Disagree With Those Who Say We Have a Spending Problem"

homernoble Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 5:10 PM
Don't blame it on the pigs in Iowa; a Duroc is way smarter than Harkin. Reminds me of a hand thrown ceramic plaque seen in Peter's Hall on the St Paul Agriculture Campus of the University of Minnesota: "Dogs looks up to you. Cats looks down at you. Pigs is equal." Harkin is the mud in which the pigs wallow.

Hop aboard the Denialism Express, Democrats.  It's a fact-free, reckless thrill ride -- although between the president, Nancy Pelosi, Steny Hoyer and now outgoing Iowa Sen. Tom Harkin, space is getting limited.  Harkin, who will retire at the end of this term, used the (somewhat ironic) platform of a Senate Appropriations Committee meeting to inform the public that the US government is not broke and does not have a spending problem: