Originally Posted by Siddhartha
Pretty much this. Mr Bush's two wars, huge tax cuts, and high defense spending have gotten the country in its current situation. Mr Romney's agenda was to continue Mr Bush policies.
The people who say that anyone who voted for Mr Obama wants free stuff are the same people who want to invade Iran and increase defense spending by 2 trillion dollars.
While those items damn sure hurt they are not the main culprits of our debt both current and future. Do you realize that almost every last penny of Fed revenue covered just the mandatory spending? Everything else was paid for with borrowed money.
?The church says the earth is flat, but I know that it is round, for I have seen the shadow on the moon, and I have more faith in a shadow than in the church?