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Questions the GOP Must Explain

scox Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 12:00 PM
With this president, unlike Clinton, it's either his way or the highway. This comes from thinking and honestly believing you are not only the smartest person in the room but on the entire planet. His arrogance and inability to see the other side of things are hurting our country. And if that isn't enough he,much like Nixon did, perceives anyone who disagrees with him to be his enemy. He is anything but the congenial person he so aptly portrays himself to be.

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...