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Response to kpete (Original post)

Sat Apr 21, 2012, 01:38 PM

7. But why did the Repubs run up the debt?

That is a question that should be asked.

And they have admitted it more than once. Reagan thought that if we could spend a lot of money and create a lot of debt, it would prevent the Democrats from having the money to create more government programs. Debt creation was a Republican brain child.

Also, Clinton's numbers would have been at a negative percent if he had not inherited Bush and Reagan's deficits...

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