Can Obama buy his next term with 1.2 trillion dollars?

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  1. Grampa Murked U
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    Hopefully there's enough common sense left to tell him to go fuck his self.
     
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    I guarantee he will.
     
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    It is likely.
    And it isn't 1.2 Trillion...but $4 trillion.
    Any President that spends a ton of money is almost certain to win the next election.
    Americans are easy to fool.
     
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    It will be approved, part of the deal made to raise the debt ceiling earlier in the year rather than a new request to raise it further as some of you seem to think. Read the article, it says congress has fifteen days to pass a joint resolution disapproving of the increase and then Obama can veto it. Obama is taking one for the country, and congress gets to pass a resolution washing their hands of it.
     
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    Senator Obama was right.

    “The fact that we are here today to debate raising America ‘s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the US Government can not pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our Government’s reckless fiscal policies. Increasing America ‘s debt weakens us domestically and internationally. Leadership means that, “the buck stops here.’ Instead, Washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today onto the backs of our children and grandchildren. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better.”

    – Senator Barack H. Obama, March 2006 ​

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    When Obama is defeated after he spends 1.2 trillion will you folks finally admit that media is not controlled by the left wing and that the voters vote accordingly?
     
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    No, because if they did vote accordingly Obama would never have won to begin with.

    "Obama sends a tingley feeling up my leg"
     
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    So Bush and his Presidency had nothing to do with the election of Obama?
    Coming from someone that has voted Republican 95% of the time.
     

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