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These are Not Normal Times
Rushlimbaugh.com, by Rush Limbaugh

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 2/25/2013 5:14:55 PM

RUSH: Just a year ago actually almost to the day, February 23rd, 2009, President Obama said, quote, "And that´s why today I am pledging to cut the deficit we inherited by half at the end of my first term in office. This will not be easy. It will require us to make difficult decisions and face challenges that we have long neglected. But I refuse to leave our children with a debt that they cannot repay, and that means taking responsibility right now in this administration for getting our spending under control." That was Barack Obama on February 23rd, 2009.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Theeo, 2/25/2013 5:28:37 PM     (No. 9195854)

USA´s vile ginger President is obviously a LIAR...LIAR...LIAR.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jalo1951, 2/25/2013 5:47:09 PM     (No. 9195889)

The only challenge obama has ever had to face is how to get more money out of us so he can spend it on vote buying.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: august9, 2/25/2013 6:15:49 PM     (No. 9195932)

What am I missing here?

February 23, 2009 was one year ago?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 2/25/2013 6:16:08 PM     (No. 9195934)

I believe it was Rush who originally said that everything out of Obama´s mouth has an expiration date. Everything.

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