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Once a Critic of Deficits, Obama Now Goes for Broke

None1257 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 4:17 PM
How many people believe that four years from now, out National Debt will be lower than it is today? How many people believe that in any of the fours years Obama will be President, that we will have a balanced budget
Hoss13 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 11:00 PM
The same dumba$$e$ who believed him when he said he'd cut the deficit in half in his first four years. When this country can re-elect such a monumental failure, we have to ask ourselves if this country is really worth saving.
calhoun211 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 4:58 PM
The people that believe either of those also believe unicorns are real.
"You don't have to be a deficit hawk to be disturbed by the growing gap between revenues and expenses," said Sen. Barack Obama during a Nov. 3, 2005, debate on the Senate floor. At the time, Obama had been a senator for less than a year and the federal budget deficit was in fact shrinking, from $248 billion in fiscal 2006 to $160 billion in fiscal 2007. Still, Obama seemed deeply concerned about the deficit, and he appeared to believe it when he said the only way to close the shortfalls was to force Congress to pay for what it...