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Government spending In National Income Accounting, government spending, government expenditure, or government spending on goods and services includes all government consumption and investment but excludes transfer payments made by a state. Government...
by What is this ? on Aug 24, 2013

GAO Report: Obamacare Adds $6.2 Trillion to Long-Term Deficit

Obamacare will increase the long-term federal deficit by $6.2 trillion, according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report released today. Senator Jeff Sessions (R., Ala.), who requested the report, revealed the findings this morning at...
by World Events and the Bible on Feb 27, 2013

When President Obama Supported Sequester Cuts (Video)

Via the Washington Examiner, in other words, in November, 2011, President Obama was for the automatic spending cuts he proposed before he was against them. If you notice, he even threats to veto a bill that threatens to do away with them. And yet, he...
by Fire Jim Moran on Feb 19, 2013

Tom Harkin: 'We Don't Have A Spending Problem' (Video)

Says the U.S. isn't broke and that the politicians in Washington do not have a spending problem. The problem is that the United States now owes more than it produces. While, the interest on the debt is pretty low right now (the chief reason why the...
by Fire Jim Moran on Feb 14, 2013

Tom Harkin: ‘We Don’t Have A Spending Problem’ (Video)

Says the U.S. isn't broke and that the politicians in Washington do not have a spending problem. The problem is that the United States now owes more than it produces. [..]...
by Fire Jim Moran on Feb 14, 2013

A Cynical Look At Natural Disasters And How Their Impact’s Exaggerated | Stirring Trouble Internationally by RF Wilson

See on Scoop.it – News From Stirring Trouble Internationally R.F.Wilson writes from London: Yes, it’s the festive season and we should all be jolly. Apart from the people who live in certain areas of the Kingdom and are. James Anderson explai...
by Stirring Trouble on Dec 28, 2012

A Cynical Look At Natural Disasters And How Their Impact’s Exaggerated | Stirring Trouble Internationally by RF Wilson

See on Scoop.it – News From Stirring Trouble Internationally R.F.Wilson writes from London: Yes, it’s the festive season and we should all be jolly. Apart from the people who live in certain areas of the Kingdom and are. James Anderson explai...
by Stirring Trouble on Dec 28, 2012

Jim Moran Wants To Raise Your Taxes By $4 Trillion Dollars +

See this link on the type of budget Jim Moran would like to see the fat cats in Washington pass. You think your taxes are high now? Couple that with the fact that many Liberals running for City Council in Alexandria during the recent local debates sa...
by Red Alexandria on Nov 4, 2012

Obamanomics: The Dismal Record (Video)

Terrific video put together by Daniel J. Mitchell. A MUST watch.
by Red Alexandria on Oct 9, 2012

Metrorail’s Pro-Government Spending Ad From Research America

The ad, brought to you by Research America, an alliance for discoveries in health (mostly big corporations pushing crony capitalism), touts how Government spending helps in the health R & D area. The ad promotes how AZT was developed with federal...
by Red Alexandria on Aug 18, 2012

The Failure to Learn From History

Economics can be complicated but there are plenty of historical data that is easy to follow; a second grader can understand it.  I'm referring to the historical facts about the failure of government spending and tax increases to solve economic t...
by History1A on Aug 29, 2011

Repeating Another Economics Mistake With Obamacare

Philosopher George Santayana stated a now famous proverb that "those who fail to learn from history are doomed to repeat it." The best current example of this is what just happened in the United Sates with the huge government spending in rescuing t...
by History1A on Apr 12, 2010
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