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What Went Wrong Last Tuesday

jimmylynn Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 8:18 AM
No, our main common sense and logical conclusion is that SPENDING is the root problem to deficits and debt. We understand that revenues must be generated, but not that it should only be generated by raising taxes while spending more. To that I will CLING. With that formula all you get is higher and higher taxes until you tax your host to the point of extermination, then all you're left with is a debt that you cannot pay for.

Disbelief is the word that defines the Republican state of mind in the wake of the 2012 re-election of President Barack Obama.

The obvious questions are: “How can Americans have re-elected a president who has presided over an economy where unemployment still hovers at 8 percent ?”

And, “How can Americans have re-elected a president who still doesn’t grasp that his big government policies are what have blocked our economic recovery?”

The Republican Party needs to take responsibility for this disaster.

Nothing in the outcome of this election is a surprise. The realities which produced these election results have...