In response to:

Don't Blame Romney

nutterup Wrote: Nov 09, 2012 1:29 PM
Republicans say this of the Bush era before the Wall Street meltdown of 2007-2009. "Those first six years of Bush were economically sound, with full employment numbers, low inflation, and steady growth. Until the housing bubble burst." YES, it was a BUBBLE economy! The Bush tax cut, two wars, socialist Medicare Prescription, Republican ethanol mandates, Republican pork barrel K-Street spending, Republican "Dream Down Payment Act" over-stimulated the economy. The Bush administration hollowed out finacial regulations. The Republican party is still Keynesian to this day in the fact that they have a slobbering love affair with big government and tax cuts.

We spent billions of dollars and billions of words on an election to switch from President Obama, a Democratic Senate and a Republican House to President Obama, a Democratic Senate and a Republican House.

Every election predictor was wrong, except one: Incumbents usually win.

Republicans have taken out a sitting president only once in the last century, and that was in 1980 when Ronald Reagan beat Jimmy Carter. Sadly, Reagan's record remains secure.

The Democrats ran up against the incumbency problem in 2004. The landslide election for Democrats in 2006 suggests that Americans were not thrilled with...

Related Tags: Mitt Romney Barack Obama