The deficit.

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    Now remind us all again how bad Bush was with the deficit.

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    Ohh I forgot, if we spend like drunken sailors it is ok if we pretend like it is just in the US. Might want to check on those BILLIONS that went to Overseas banks.
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - dey spendin' more dan dey takin' in...
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    Feds Collect $740,771,000,000 in Taxes in First 3 Months of FY17—But Spend $949,130,000,000 and Run $208,359,000,000 Deficit
    January 12, 2017 - The federal government collected $740,771,000,000 in taxes in the first three months of fiscal 2017 (October through December), according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today.
     
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    You can't use numbers around Democrats. It confuses them.
    It's math-ist!
     
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    Granny says, "Dat's right - dem politicians need to stop spendin' so much money...
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    Feds Collected Record Taxes in October; Still Ran $63 Billion Deficit
    November 13, 2017 - The federal government hauled in record total tax revenues in the month of October, taking in a total of $235,341,000,000 during the first month of fiscal 2018, according to the Monthly Treasury Statement released today.

     
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    Feds Run $215 Billion Deficit in February
    March 12, 2018 - The federal government ran a deficit of $215,248,000,000 in the month of February, while taking in $155,623,000,000 in taxes and spending $370,871,000,000, according to the Monthly Treasury Statement.
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    March 12, 2018 - Attorney General Jeff Sessions is suing the state of California for its "sanctuary" immigration laws, and over the weekend, President Donald Trump urged Congress "to block funds for jurisdictions that shield dangerous criminals."
     
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