Tuesday, May 05, 2015

The Daily Flashback: Raygun Edition

The ludicrous myth of Republican fiscal responsibility: A history lesson for the modern GOP - Salon.com:

Over the past three decades, the Republican party has followed a familiar strategy — get elected to executive office by preaching fiscal responsibility, make a complete mess of things fiscally, and then, when a Democrat comes in to clean up the mess, blame them endlessly for not fixing it fast enough. We see this currently, with the insipid Republican candidates blaming President Obama for our current debt level, despite the fact that Republican policies, like cutting taxes for the wealthy and putting two wars on the credit card made it all possible...

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