Obama Weekly Address: It's Time For Government To Live Within Its Means (Video)

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    Tripled the defecit in his first year in office? We went from about 10 trillion to 30 trillion in one year?

    In any case his first year in office was under a Bush budget.
     
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    If he wants the government to start living within its means, start cutting the defense budget.
     
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    yup, he signed it.......Clinton signed his too...you know?


    and..
    * APRIL 3, 2009

    Congress Approves Obama's $3.6 Trillion Budget
    President's Priorities on Health Care, Energy and Education Are Intact; House and Senate Now Face Task of Reaching Compromise

    see the interactive chart as to what was spent where...

    Congress Approves Obama's $3.6 Trillion Budget - WSJ.com

    and the deficit spending-
    Congress Approves Obama's $3.6 Trillion Budget - WSJ.com

    and, the increases in specific budgets by dept.
    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123...project=OBAMABUDGET09&articleTabs=interactive


    2010? nope they never submitted one for 2011, (we are trying to clean that up now, that is what we can)...didn't have time you see, so they just kept laying it on in ongoing resolutions every quarter....
     
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    He'd make a good stand up.
     
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    Serial liars sleep at night because they believe their own lies.

    A very Sociopathic phenomena.
     
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    That's what makes a good politician. They can lie with a straight face and most people believe them!
     
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    Maybe he will get the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences now too.

    :lol::lol::lol:
     
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    Why doesn't he just come out and proclaim that "the era of big gubmint is over"? :rolleyes:

    It would be as (in)credible.
     
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    Im shocked. I mean what are the odds of President Obama reaching this conclusion right when his reelection cycle is about to begin. I mean seriously the timing is incredible.
     

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