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Two Wrongs Don’t Make A Right

Contrary to popular belief and to the statements of President Obama, there was hardly an “investment deficit” by the government over the last 8 years. Obama is merely doubling down on Bush’s expansive spending programs across the board, including the budget, bailouts, and public debt. Is this change, or just more of the same?  Maybe the media and vetters of Obama should have asked what “change” meant.

Click here for a chart of spending from the CBO (Congressional Budget Office)