They understand it, they just don't care. They want free stuff, don't bother them with all the nonsense about how someone eventually has to pay for it. As long as it isn't them, they couldn't care less. The democrats promise the people free stuff, the people want free stuff, the democrats get elected. Pure and simple.
Sure after a while it will ruin the country just like it did Greece, Spain, and the others, but by then they will have such a stranglehold on power nobody will be able to do anything about it.
That is the fundamental difference.
The Republicans strategize for what is best for the country.
The Democrats strategize on how to gain control at any/all costs.
"The Republicans strategize for what is best for the country.
The Democrats strategize on how to gain control at any/all costs."
couldnt agree more,15 trillion dollars to the average liberals means nothing when they are looking at the Bill Gates and Warren Buffets and say we need more social programs and spend more than we can make and who cares about tomorrow and future generations when the country go bankrupt and can't pay back the foreigners holding our debt.