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

rhinegarten Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 8:06 PM
The 16.7 Trillion in debt is definetly something that any reasonable person should be deeply concerned about. The fact that you hide your head and pretend there's no problem simply means you don't care. Some day soon you will care very much. But it will be too late.

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: