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

maverick13 Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 11:47 PM
Harkin means as long as Obama is dictator, we don't have a spending problem, jobs problem, deficit problem and a debt problem. We all must understand that 2+2 =5 now. What do you think Obama means when he talks about the new Norm. The new Norm is whatever Obama pulls out of thin air is fact and not subject to question or else your a racist or you just hate govt. I'm still waiting to see this high IQ the socialist MSM claims Obama has. Funny how the IQ Obama has only is suited for things like class warfare and racial politics. His high IQ won't touch things like what creates jobs, lowers the debt and the deficit. Obama's IQ only tackles non issues.
Panda Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 11:50 PM
Obama walked in for his speech, having added $6 Trillion to the deficit in a microscopic 4 years, while keeping real unemployment over 11% and doubling gas prices....

....and everyone in the chamber called out....

...."Norm!"

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: