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Facts are what you WANT to see,… apparently

18 Jan

From Digby’s blog

The Debt President. Or Not.
by David Atkins
Haven’t you heard? President Obama is driving us deep into debt! Republicans must stand their ground and prevent him from bankrupting the country! Or something like that.
Back on Planet Earth, here’s the reality:

It’s a crisis, I’m telling you.
. thereisnospoon 1/18/2013 07:30:00 AM

  • Thursday, January 17, 2013

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Posted by on January 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

One response to “Facts are what you WANT to see,… apparently

  1. drugsandotherthings

    January 18, 2013 at 12:17 pm

    I wonder how many americans had ever heard of the debt ceiling before Obama was elected? Because, historically the debt ceiling was raised, without fanfare, during the passing of the budget.

    But of course we have not had a federal budget pased in over 3 years. And as of late 2012 not a single appropriations bill had even been able to make it to the floor of the Senate.

    And while both sides of the aisle share in the blame, it seems impossible to deny that this has coincided with the rise of the extremist right and the so called “tea party”

     

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