Post Tagged with: "entitlement reform"

June 18, 2013 05:12

17 Reasons the $17 Trillion Debt Is Still a Big Deal

In 2004 Obama said the “monstrous” deficits were “an enormous problem” when the deficit was $413 billion. In 2008 he said increasing the debt would burden our children and was unpatriotic. Heritage Foundation gives 17 reasons he was right then and it’s so much worse now.

March 21, 2013 16:19

Dems Call Higher Spending “Draconian Cuts!”

Under the Ryan budget, spending still rises in every category (except ObamaCare, which Ryan would keep flat at zero). Outlays are still going up, but in Washington, Democrats call these “draconian cuts.”

December 20, 2011 07:45

JC Watts endorses Newt Gingrich

A favorite among conservatives former congressman J. C. Watts formally endorses Gingrich for president. Citing the good old days of balanced budgets, entitlement reform and paying down the national debt while Newt was Speaker of the House, Watts admits Gingrich has flaws but says all the candidates have flaws and Newt will be able to make the tough decisions to get the country back on track.

December 9, 2011 11:09

Land of The Freebies, Home of the Enslaved

We’ve allowed a “cradle to the grave” entitlement society! 144 million in the US pay no taxes and are supported by the rest of us. Under Reagan only 19% of households paid no taxes, under Clinton it rose to 25%, under Bush to 30% and under Obama went up over 50% to 47% of households not paying taxes. The Marxists are winning and America is going bankrupt. Detroit “is a graveyard of socialism in America” Obama bragged of his support […]

July 28, 2011 04:44

The Turning Point for “Entitlement” Programs

Obama spending programs were, in essence, Democrat slush funds parceled out to the party’s faithful to ensure that teachers and other public service workers would be retained, that General Motors and Chrysler could avoid the normal bankruptcy procedures that would have restructured both companies—and likely reduce union power, and that favored contractors could receive funding for “shovel ready projects.”

April 21, 2011 05:30

HERE IT IS: Your Short Course On Why The US Is Screwed

Most Americans think we can keep entitlement programs as they are but there simply is not enough money in the world to pay for it all. The result is printing money to buy our own debt which is what is happening at the federal reserve right now. That will lead to hyperinflation and the loss of retirement and savings value.

July 15, 2010 05:13

Obama lied – again: Obama fiscal commission co-chair says Obamacare won’t bring down costs

The Democratic co-chair of President Obama’s fiscal commission said Wednesday that the president’s health care bill will do very little to bring down costs, contradicting claims from the White House that their sweeping legislation will dramatically impact runaway entitlement spending.