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Questions the GOP Must Explain

rhawkins Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 1:03 AM
What's going to hurt is the astronomical interest payments we'll be making on the debt when interest rates start to rise. And they will. How long do you think we can borrow 40 cents of every dollar we spend in this country? Forever? Who is going to loan it to us? BTW, we're all getting a nice tax increase and Obama has ZERO intention of making any cuts at all. He's spending it as hast as he confiscates it from us. Your president is an epic failure.
NewJAl Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 1:07 AM
Obama is almost as successful as his mentor, Bill Ayres, his Pastor of 20 years, Hugo Chavez, Soros, Jarrett and many another Socialist and Marxist would wish.
All anyone has to do, to understand why Obama does what he does, is to look at who he has always hung with, to this day. He is no mystery man, and no Patriot.
The head of the American Communist Party has commended him, while Marxism should have been thrown on the ash heap of History, long ago. We see how it works out, and are not dreamers.

Paul Ryan is, of course, right -- spending is unsustainable and the USA is on an economic collision course unless some serious changes are made.  But if the GOP wants the public to understand what's at stake, they need to do better at explaining the problem than press releases like this

WASHINGTON—Today, the Congressional Budget Office released its Budget and Economic Outlook, which projected an $845 billion deficit for fiscal year 2013. In response, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan of Wisconsin issued the following statement:

“The CBO’s report is yet another warning that we need to get spending...