CHART: Who Really Caused The Deficit?

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    How Bush-Fueled Deficits Continue To Haunt Obama (CHART) | TPMDC
     
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    CHART: Spending, Taxes, And Deficits Are All Lower Today Than When Obama Took Office | ThinkProgress
     
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    The tax cuts & wars were a debt BINGE. A lot of that money went out of the US; it will take decades to regain the lost revenue. State taxes, fees, costs, and assessments went up to cover the Federal cuts but state & local governments cannot tax as efficiently.
     
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    hmmm...as fiscal year 2009 was proposed by Bush, that doesnt look very good on his record does it?

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    Budget?

    Did you just say "Budget"??

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    Who Really Caused The Deficit?

    The Congresses who write the budgets of course.

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    Bush and the Rich Gang took the cash and ran.
     
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    Sometimes you people really do just crack me I just love how so many of you seem to think the deficit started with either Bush or Obama. Both men have contributed to it but it started long before either of them were President.
     
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