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  • bjspokanimal bjspokanimal Sep 12, 2013 4:25 PM Flag

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew Pledges to Shut Down the US Government

    Even though every effort to control the US deficit in the past 30 years has involved the looming debt limit, Obama's lap dog at Treasury, Jack Lew, is saying they will not consider spending cuts and will happily shut down the government if they are included in the bill.

    Mr. Obama is essentially saying, via Mr. Lew, that we should keep growing the national debt endlessly without making any efforts to slow that growth.

    Imagine if you ran your own household that way.

    Imagine what your grandfather would say if he could see what the government is doing to our children's future in the US?

    Why is Mr. Obama completely opposed to ANY effort to control or moderate the explosive growth of government?

    25 years ago, we used to abhor the way Greece, Spain and Italy would act like this...

    ... AND NOW WE'RE DOING THE SAME, EXACT, IRRESPONSIBLE THING!

    S.

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