“The only people who don’t want to disclose the truth are people with something to hide.”
– Barack Hussein Obama
– Barack Hussein Obama
"Go after the people responsible for empty houses, not full houses" - Barney Frank
of course its ironic that it was his meddling and/or incompetence that helped create the Freddy/Fannie mess, which cause the economic collapse
“The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. Government can’t pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our Government’s reckless fiscal policies. … Increasing America’s debt weakens us domestically and internationally. Leadership means that “the buck stops here.” Instead, Washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today onto the backs of our children and grandchildren. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better.” - Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL), March 20, 2006
"We are sick and tired of you politicians... because in your struggle for power you have torn asunder the fabric of the nation,"
"You have been incapable of creating the consensus that the nation needs to find unity," - Javier Sicilia, a poet and columnist for the daily La Jornada
“With oil nearing $100 a barrel and gas prices over $3 per gallon,
Americans are feeling the pain of seven years of a failed Bush-Cheney
energy policy." - Hillary Clinton
Since Vice President Biden decided to compare the GOP to rape apologists, Lets look into the word a little deeper shall we?
4. an act of plunder, violent seizure, or abuse; despoliation; violation: the rape of the countryside.
By that very definition, the refusal to cut the deficit is raping future generations. Why wont the democrats think of the children?
...are doomed to repeat it. We didnt help the Iraqi People finish off Saddam in the first gulf war, now we have failed to help the Libyan people overthrow Gaddafi.
In both cases we would have actually bolstered our standing with the people of the region, helping them when they wanted our help, instead we sit on the sideline (or in the case of Iraq, not finish the job) which will come to bite us in the future.