http://hotair.com/archives/2011/04/01/r … -spending/
Those of you that think like Harry Reid that the Tea Party is gone, think again! I am hoping for a shutdown! The last thing I want to see is the republicans compromising on the amount of cuts. Even the 61 billion the republicans are proposing is too modest in my view. In any case the democrats will pay the price for a shut down and Americans will benefit!
I'm not sure a shut down will benefit Americans, either. The ripple effect will cause a lot more suffering.
Shut downs in CA are causing state employees to pay rent with IOUs. That ripple effect hurts not only landlords and property owners, but all other businesses and consumers.
Better be careful what you're asking for here.
57% prefer it...as long as you cut from that other 43.
I want to see the cuts coming from the top. Have any yet?
Why are we in Libya, again? I could've sworn that Congress was the only branch of government that could declare war.
by Mike Russo 4 years ago
Read this article from the NY Times. It's about a well planned, highly funded conspiracy to shutdown the government if Obama Care is not defunded. Please share this with everybody you know. The republican extremists are not playing by the rules of democracy and are making a...
by Ralph Schwartz 9 months ago
I'm tired of hearing about a Government shutdown just to save the non-existent rights of Illegal AliensI'm tired of officials who were elected to represent Americans putting the interests of non-citizens ahead of citizensI'm tired of listening to the media praise the "valiant efforts" of...
by Ralph Deeds 5 years ago
Paul Krugman:" Back in 2010, self-styled deficit hawks — better described as deficit scolds — took over much of our political discourse. At a time of mass unemployment and record-low borrowing costs, a time when economic theory said we needed more, not less, deficit spending, the scolds...
by crankalicious 8 months ago
I'm generally pretty liberal on social issues (much more conservative on financial ones) and vote for Democrats.So who is responsible for the recent government shutdown that just ended?I'll tell you who: DemocratsIf Democrats want to be on the losing end of the upcoming elections and lose the 2020...
by Person of Interest 5 years ago
...links. (Forum title parameters too short)I just stumbled across this: "Unfortunately, the FTC is closed due to the government shutdown."Let's start a collection. Who else can find a shutdown federal website? Plus, any other pithy comments you may have concerning this shutdown mess, and...
by harmony155 5 years ago
For those of you non-Americans, what is your view of the US government shutdown?
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