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Debt Up $3T In Less Than 3 Yrs Under
Boehner´s Deals; More Than Under All
Presidents from Washington Through Reagan

Cybercast News Service, by Terence P. Jeffrey

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Posted By:Maryland_Patriot, 12/12/2013 9:33:09 PM

The new debt run up by the federal government since House Speaker John Boehner cut his first spending deal with President Barack Obama has now topped $3 trillion—exceeding all the debt accumulated under all American presidents from George Washington through Ronald Reagan. Boehner became speaker in January 2011, after the Republicans won a majority of the House of Representatives in the 2010 elections. He cut his first spending deal with President Barack Obama on March 1, 2011, and that deal took effect after March 4, 2011 when the continuing resolution then funding the government expired. Since then, the federal

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Reply 1 - Posted by: ruready?, 12/12/2013 9:38:22 PM     (No. 9651727)

Yep. He´s got the long view ;-(

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Reply 2 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 12/12/2013 9:39:17 PM     (No. 9651729)

When did Dingy Harry get a budget passed in the Senate?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Periwinkel, 12/12/2013 9:43:43 PM     (No. 9651733)

You got that right, #1. I wonder how many "long views" the moderates on this site think the Republic can take before we all go over the edge?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: aasilver, 12/12/2013 9:48:53 PM     (No. 9651737)

Too late #3 - we´re over the edge under the leadership of the Obama/Boehner team.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: F16 guy, 12/12/2013 9:59:04 PM     (No. 9651745)

Keep this in mind:

No one we ever send to Washington will fix the problem. The cure must come from outside the beltway

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Reply 6 - Posted by: god of irony, 12/12/2013 10:31:59 PM     (No. 9651766)

To quote Boehner - Are you kidding me?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: P51DMustang, 12/12/2013 10:44:53 PM     (No. 9651772)

Those boys in the House better recognise soon that Boehner is the kiss of death. That gutless Po$ needs to go.

I have call my representative, Jeff Duncan, from the 3rd district in South Carolina. I wanted to know what his position was regarding the "Deal". His staff had know idea, and said they did not want to speak for him.

I asked them to walk down the hall and ask him, one of his constituents wants to know.

Silence...and he was one of the conservatives who went to the House in 2010. How quickly these good o´l boys forget.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 12/13/2013 1:23:40 AM     (No. 9651857)

This treachery will not stop as long as the GOP exists. The GOP is a sham party, it has to go. Short term, Democrats win, and they can own the collapse. Long term America may actually have a real alternative to totalitarian socialism.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: steveW, 12/13/2013 1:34:35 AM     (No. 9651861)

The price of dealing, literally, with the devil.
How Democrats must laugh themselves silly each time they fool a hapless GOPer into being "bipartisan"...

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 12/13/2013 1:40:46 AM     (No. 9651865)

For a republican, he sure spends like a democrat.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: TruthAndJustice, 12/13/2013 1:46:22 AM     (No. 9651867)

Fire Boehner and Ryan...and Reid...they are treasonous


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Reply 12 - Posted by: judy, 12/13/2013 5:40:05 AM     (No. 9651922)

Name one positive thing Boehner has done. All his vile energy is spent on trashing conservatives.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Rakasha, 12/13/2013 6:16:37 AM     (No. 9651954)

I remember when we were chastised for wanting to vote for ´social conservatives´. We were told that if we would just compromise and elect ´fiscal conservatives´ we could deal with the ´social´ issues later, once we had reduced the spending and the size of government. But we had to take it slowly - one step at a time.

Looks to me like we´re moving backwards, folks.

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