All politicians/bureaucrats should forfeit their salaries and lose their perks until this debt is paid. They are responsible for this debt; operating without a budget for three years to cover their high over spending. Why are the people responsible for this debt? How about sending Soros and his comrades the bill? THEY ARE THE ONES THAT SAID THEY WERE GOING TO BANKRUPT AMERICA!
Candidate Ron Paul has willingly given up Congress' lucrative health care benefits, has never once voted to raise taxes, and every year refuses to accept his full paycheck.
Ron Paul 2012 - the candidate who is already doing everything you want him to!
I agree. I think our governmental employees should give up their perks.
by Ralph Deeds 5 years ago
Economists Agree: Solutions Are ElusiveBy EDUARDO PORTERPublished: April 23, 2013 "Last week the International Monetary Fund hosted a conference of some of the world’s top macroeconomists to assess how the most intense crisis to have shaken the industrialized economies since the...
by Harvey Stelman 8 years ago
Our Politicians think they can. Tell me if you or the government can; and how?
by lady_love158 7 years ago
http://www.speaker.gov/blog/?postid=240654We need to cut trillions not billions and unless we do we should not raise the debt ceiling! Obama is spending 4 trillion dollars a year even though historically revenues don't exceed more than 20% of GDP which for now is less than 3 trillion. That means we...
by leeberttea 8 years ago
How's that hope-y change-y thing working out for ya?3% growth is better than what we've had the past 2 years but will we actually be able to achieve it once the new taxes kick in? What about the debt crisis in Europe? It seems they have made the same mistake we made approving a trillion dollar bail...
by Jack Lee 6 months ago
Let me be consistent and bring up the topic of our debt, which was doubled under Obama’s 7 years to $20 trillion and now under the first year of the Trump administration is rising to $20.5 trillion. It is Congress’s mandate to control spending. Let’s hope they have some backbone and say no to...
by Gary Anderson 9 years ago
Consumers are being squeezed and the reason is that the cost of living is too high. Commodities, housing, insurance, utilities, medical care, etc are all too high based upon the small increase of wages over the past 20 years. I am not saying that people cannot live frugally, but I believe that the...
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