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

Selfmade707 Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 8:35 PM
These idiots are scary stupid. Is there any wonder how we got into this mess? Where do these idiots come from and how do they get elected to make rules for us (and exempt themselves).
Recovered Lib Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 9:10 PM
Answer: We The People (i.e., the useful idiot voters).
ReddestNeck Wrote: Feb 14, 2013 8:44 PM
And the voters that voted them in are scary stupid too.

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: