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Great: The Federal Government Borrows 46 cents Out of Every Dollar it Spends

Stan306 Wrote: Dec 10, 2012 12:41 AM
And Obama wants more. The idiocy of this is going to result in economic disaster. Wait til the liberal hacks try to make it fair by allowing all of us to borrow 50% of every dollar we spend. Morons led by a tyrant - 51% of We the People deserve what we are about to get - the other 49% get drug along kicking and screaming anyway.

After all of his seemingly endless campaign stops and harsh rhetoric about the rich not paying "their fair share," it turns out that the president’s proposed tax hikes on “the rich” will only raise enough revenue to run the government for about eight days. But that doesn’t really matter, of course, because it’s all about “fairness.” In other words, if Washington lawmakers are serious about reducing the federal deficit -- as they claim to be -- the real solution is that they must stop borrowing and spending money we don’t have. We cannot carry on like this indefinitely: