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Make the Democrats Own the Obama Economy

wiseone Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:44 AM
Illuminati writes: "I want big spending cuts. Clinton did it and balanced the budget." The only item that got cut during Clinton's Presidency was Defense. Spending in every other part of the federal government increased. The so-called "Peace Dividend", which liberals said we could now afford because Reagan had won the Cold War (over liberal obstruction and opposition at every turn) amounted to balancing the budget by reducing Defense to only 16% of the budget. We were rewarded for this niggardly approach to our own physical safety with WTC One, Somalia, Riyadh, Kenya and Tanzania, the Cole, and 9/11/01. But don't let facts interfere with your Clinton worship.
James2785 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 11:35 AM
Actually, I don't know of any liberals who gave Reagan credit for winning the Cold War. They say it was all Gorbachev.
JasonCharleston Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:47 AM
And apparently he missed the first two years where Clinton wanted to be crackhead.

One bright spot of Barack Obama's re-election was knowing that unemployment rates were about to soar for the precise groups that voted for him -- young people, unskilled workers and single women with degrees in gender studies. But now the Democrats are sullying my silver lining by forcing Republicans to block an utterly pointless tax-raising scheme in order to blame the coming economic Armageddon on them.

Democrats are proposing to reinstate the Bush tax cuts for everyone ... except "the rich." (Why do only tax cuts come with an expiration date? Why not tax increases? Why not...