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CBO: Debt Spiral Deepening, Health Costs Soaring

indy2012 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 11:45 AM
agreed, the GOP has failed.....its almost like they wanted Obama to get another 4 years......hopefully 2016 will be better...
justme16 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 12:02 PM
The GOP has failed because like virtually every other aspect of our society, the Democrat party was co-opted by the American Socialists/Communists back in the 1940..later on the Republican party was infiltrated/infected as have been the educational establishments and the courts. It has been a dog and pony show for a number of decades and the way it has been peddled to the American public has been the ages old divide and conquer concept..Choose a side and fight.while both side have the same basic construct in mind. That way you can feel like you are fighting against something when in fact through stealth politicing get elected year after year after year. It all came out of the closet thanks to the useful idiots who voted for Obama.

Behold, the projected consequences of four more years.  Philip Klein surveys the wreckage described in the latest comprehensive budget report from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (most of these estimates assume an unrealistic "baseline" in which the "doc fix" doesn't happen and various unpopular cuts to Medicare actually go into effect):