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Pelosi: We Don't Have a Spending Problem

tnmccoy Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 12:58 PM
The problem with surpluses are that the Liberals will do their best to spend it instead of using it to reduce the public debt. Spend! Spend! Spend! That's all the left knows. Surplus? More spending to do. Never, ever will it willingly reduce spending.
dmoel Wrote: Feb 11, 2013 1:03 PM
Ain't no surplus....never was! They cooked to books & didn't include Social Security payouts as debt, but DID include the SS tax as income, and projected 5% economic growth for the next 10 years...They lied!!!!

The latest bit of fiscal denialism from a high priestess of the pro-science "reality based community," via yesterday's Fox News Sunday:


“We have to make a judgment about what -- how do we get growth with jobs, that is where the real revenue comes from. You don’t get it by…cutting your education and cutting back on investments in science and National Institutes of Health, food safety, you name it. So, it isn’t as...