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Obama’s "Really Stupid, Stupid, Stupid Sequester"

Janet355 Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 7:28 PM
He also said that sequester was congress' idea. He is nothing but a bald faced liar. And all these awful things he says are going to happen are BS too.
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Feb 21, 2013 7:35 PM
Two things I don't understand. First, I don't understand how anyone, even politicians, can look the American public in the eye and flat out lie. Obama not only came up with sequestration, he said he would veto any effort to overturn it! The second thing I don't understand is why Republicans are so afraid of telling everyone that Obama is lying. Are they that afraid of the MSM? Do they think the MSM will be nice to them? Idiots.

In the opaque world of sovereign debt credit ratings, one of the most important issues facing a rating agency is a country’s economic growth.

One of the reasons why the United States has had such large deficits is because economic growth for the last decade and a half has been anemic. 

I highlight that here because recently I took umbrage with the Congressional Budget Office projections on the U.S. economy and the country’s budget deficit, writing for Townhall about the budget problems we will face once interest rates begin to rise.

The “thorny problem with the CBO forecast is that after this...