18 Jul '11, 12am

Debt: Unlike Republicans, the Numbers Don't Lie

There’s been much ado of late about who is to blame for our national debt. To hear Republicans talk, Obama is at fault for every penny, while Democrats, less forcefully, blame it on Republicans. Of course, I knew that both parties were responsible and believed that Republicans were to a much greater extent than Democrats. Yesterday I was listening to the Fred and Jed Show and heard Margaret Meyer express the same view. So I decided to do a little digging and prepared a spreadsheet on how much each administration in my lifetime increased the national debt. Here are those numbers. send green star | flag as inappropriate Why is this inappropriate? Send Report Cancel Your report has been submitted to Customer Service. Thank you. There was a problem submitting your report. Please try again later.

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