Voters short memories =Republicans too dangerous to be in charge of jobs and economy

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    Have voters forgotten who and what put 11 million out of work,out of medical insurance, killed retirement plans and in general wiped out the economy twice in the last 30 years? ?

    Republicans are simply too dangerous to be in charge of OUR money and OUR economy!

    No jobs,no medical insurance,retirement plans up in smoke by the party that believes flippin burgers is a great alternative never mind that parents can no longer be home parenting.

    This is what I mean:

    1, BAILOUT ENTITLEMENT - The Reagan/ Bush Savings and Loan Heist( millions out of work)
    Jeb Bush, George Bush Sr., and his son Neil Bush have all been implicated in the Savings and Loan Scandal, which cost American tax payers over $1.4 TRILLION dollars (note that this was about one quarter of our national debt").

    The Reagan/Bush savings and loan heist was considered the largest theft in history at the time. George Herbert Walker Bush then took $1.4 trillion of taxpayers money to cover the theft.
    The Bush family and the S&L (Savings and Loan) Scandal

    2. BAILOUT ENTITLEMENT - The Bush/Cheney Wall Street Bank Fraud on Consumers(million out of work)
    Yes, substantial fraud was involved. For example, mortgage companies and banks used deceit to get people to take on mortgages when there was no possibility that the borrowers would be able to meet the payments. Not only was this fraud, but this fraud depended on government authorities ignoring their regulatory responsibilities."
    What is the difference between a Ponzi scheme and a housing bubble? | Dollars & Sense

    3.CRIMINAL BAILOUT ENTITLEMENT - Only 3 major Financial Institutions were at risk in spite of what we’re told ?
    "There were just a handful of institutions that were terribly weakened. AIG the insurer, Bank of America and Citigroup, \Those three were clearly in very weakened form. Many of the other big banks simply were not.
    "Good Billions After Bad"

    4. WALL STREET ENTITLEMENT - Privatizing Social Security Would Place the Nations Economy at Risk
    "Social Security privatization will raise the size of the government's deficit to nearly $700 billion per year for the next 20 years, almost tripling the size of the national debt.

    Put simply, moving to a system of private accounts would not only put retirement income at risk--it would likely put the entire economy at risk."
    Social Security Q&A | Dollars & Sense

    5. RECKLESS ENTITLEMENT - Still A Bad Idea – Bush Tax Cuts - (DO NOT create Jobs)

    The ENTITLEMENT program for the wealthy at the expense of the middle class = tax increases for the middle class.
    Still a Bad Idea | Dollars & Sense

    6. CRIMINAL ENTITLEMENT Reagan/Bush Iran-Contra Illegal Sale of Weapons

    7. CRIMINAL ENTITLEMENT The Nixon Watergate - Illegal wire tap of democratic headquarters
     
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    Lefty may now commence shitting their pants.
     
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    Yea, well and the Dems have done so well. Still looking for Harry Reid's budget. It's time to take the keys away from the kids, seems they're proved they can't be trusted. They took a fender bender and totaled the car.

    Have you seen the latest cost of insurance, oh and don't forget our credit rating is falling, rather quickly I might add.
     
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    Yes, and we've been trying to stop all of the Obama bailouts.

    So what's your point?
     
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    They tried Voodoo Economics under Reagan-Bush41 and again under George W. Bush and what did we get:


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    Total U S Debt


    09/30/2009 $11,909,829,003,511.75(80% Of All Debt Across 232 Years Borrowed By Reagan And Bushes)

    09/30/2008 $10,024,724,896,912.49(Times Square Debt Clock Modified To Accomodate Tens of Trillions)

    09/30/2007 $9,007,653,372,262.48
    09/30/2006 $8,506,973,899,215.23
    09/30/2005 $7,932,709,661,723.50
    09/30/2004 $7,379,052,696,330.32

    09/30/2003 $6,783,231,062,743.62(Second Bush Tax Cuts Enacted Using Reconciliation)


    09/30/2002 $6,228,235,965,597.16

    09/30/2001 $5,807,463,412,200.06(First Bush Tax Cuts Enacted Using Reconciliation)


    09/30/2000 $5,674,178,209,886.86(Administration And Congress Arguing About How To Use Surplus)

    09/30/1999 $5,656,270,901,615.43(First Surplus Generated...On Track To Pay Off Debt By 2012)

    09/30/1998 $5,526,193,008,897.62
    09/30/1997 $5,413,146,011,397.34
    09/30/1996 $5,224,810,939,135.73
    09/29/1995 $4,973,982,900,709.39
    09/30/1994 $4,692,749,910,013.32

    09/30/1993 $4,411,488,883,139.38(Debt Quadrupled By Reagan/Bush41)

    09/30/1992 $4,064,620,655,521.66
    09/30/1991 $3,665,303,351,697.03
    09/28/1990 $3,233,313,451,777.25
    09/29/1989 $2,857,430,960,187.32
    09/30/1988 $2,602,337,712,041.16
    09/30/1987 $2,350,276,890,953.00
    09/30/1986 $2,125,302,616,658.42
    09/30/1985 $1,823,103,000,000.00
    09/30/1984 $1,572,266,000,000.00
    09/30/1983 $1,377,210,000,000.00

    09/30/1982 $1,142,034,000,000.00(Total Debt Passes $1 Trillion)

    09/30/1981 $997,855,000,000.00
     
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    Let's hope Lefty runs with a National debt argument.


    Priceless!
     
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    :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
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    All folks need to understand is that the Bush last fy budget ended Sept. 30, 2009 and that day the annual interest on the existing Reagan-Bushes debt was $450,000,000,000. Multiply that by(at least) three and that's how much of Obama's debt which should be subtracted and added to the Reagan-Bushes. It ain't rocket science...just math. Maybe the Dems should conduct a tutorial for the blind assed Republicans.
    Total U S Debt


    09/30/2009 $11,909,829,003,511.75(80% Of All Debt Across 232 Years Borrowed By Reagan And Bushes)

    09/30/2008 $10,024,724,896,912.49(Times Square Debt Clock Modified To Accomodate Tens of Trillions)

    09/30/2007 $9,007,653,372,262.48
    09/30/2006 $8,506,973,899,215.23
    09/30/2005 $7,932,709,661,723.50
    09/30/2004 $7,379,052,696,330.32

    09/30/2003 $6,783,231,062,743.62(Second Bush Tax Cuts Enacted Using Reconciliation)


    09/30/2002 $6,228,235,965,597.16

    09/30/2001 $5,807,463,412,200.06(First Bush Tax Cuts Enacted Using Reconciliation)


    09/30/2000 $5,674,178,209,886.86(Administration And Congress Arguing About How To Use Surplus)

    09/30/1999 $5,656,270,901,615.43(First Surplus Generated...On Track To Pay Off Debt By 2012)

    09/30/1998 $5,526,193,008,897.62
    09/30/1997 $5,413,146,011,397.34
    09/30/1996 $5,224,810,939,135.73
    09/29/1995 $4,973,982,900,709.39
    09/30/1994 $4,692,749,910,013.32

    09/30/1993 $4,411,488,883,139.38(Debt Quadrupled By Reagan/Bush41)

    09/30/1992 $4,064,620,655,521.66
    09/30/1991 $3,665,303,351,697.03
    09/28/1990 $3,233,313,451,777.25
    09/29/1989 $2,857,430,960,187.32
    09/30/1988 $2,602,337,712,041.16
    09/30/1987 $2,350,276,890,953.00
    09/30/1986 $2,125,302,616,658.42
    09/30/1985 $1,823,103,000,000.00
    09/30/1984 $1,572,266,000,000.00
    09/30/1983 $1,377,210,000,000.00

    09/30/1982 $1,142,034,000,000.00(Total Debt Passes $1 Trillion)

    09/30/1981 $997,855,000,000.00
     
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    So the debt was $10,000,000,000,000.00 when Obama took over and it's now almost $16,000,000,000,000.00........so his ideas don't work ether. You noticed how the debt accelerated after Obama took office.

    Guess who the government owes most of that money too?

    You and me. Not China.

    They stole it from the Social Security fund and basically wrote an I.O.U.
     
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    Some of the posters on here crack me up.

    Take snipper fire, never tries to refute anything.

    SO point out the success of the Bush tax cut plan if you can. (other than to the ultra rich).

    The Job creators are coming the job creators are coming. (When?)

    They (ultra rich) have had their tax cuts (remember tax cuts were gonna create jobs) for many years now and guess what, they (the ultra rich) did not create many jobs. How come? NO consumer demand is why.

    But that won't stop ignorant Rethugs. Gotta cut taxes for the richest again.

    No we don't. You who are carrying the water for the ultra rich need to get your heads out of your ass. IMO.
     
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