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deaniac21 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-15-11 12:44 PM
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15. Here is the breakdown.
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  -What is the biggest contributor to the national debt? Klukie  Feb-15-11 11:32 AM   #0 
  - Two pieces in my view. War and tax cuts for the rich.  yourout   Feb-15-11 11:34 AM   #1 
  - 1. Defense 2. Interest on the national debt.  wtmusic   Feb-15-11 11:35 AM   #2 
  - Yep...  JuniperLea   Feb-15-11 11:51 AM   #6 
  - +1-- Obama's wars of aggression and our involuntary service to the rich and powerful....  mike_c   Feb-15-11 12:12 PM   #10 
     - ^ ITA with you Mike ^  Mimosa   Feb-15-11 03:18 PM   #25 
  - Military and wars.  immoderate   Feb-15-11 11:44 AM   #3 
  - Very well stated analysis. Thanks.  rgbecker   Feb-15-11 11:48 AM   #5 
  - Two wars,. Unfunded tax cuts.  Hell Hath No Fury   Feb-15-11 11:46 AM   #4 
  - The policies of our country for the last oh 30 years or so.  jp11   Feb-15-11 11:51 AM   #7 
  - Bush Tax Cuts, Rising health care costs, and the recession (massive unemployment)  jtown1123   Feb-15-11 12:02 PM   #8 
  - a couple of articles on debt  jakeXT   Feb-15-11 12:11 PM   #9 
  - The Republican congresscritters..nuff said.  shraby   Feb-15-11 12:30 PM   #11 
  - The "defense" budget is the largest contributor to the national debt by far.  toddwv   Feb-15-11 12:30 PM   #12 
  - DOD & Tax cuts  dkofos   Feb-15-11 12:31 PM   #13 
  - Right now it is the military  taught_me_patience   Feb-15-11 12:33 PM   #14 
  - Here is the breakdown.  deaniac21   Feb-15-11 12:44 PM   #15 
  - I am confused here..  Klukie   Feb-15-11 01:52 PM   #16 
     - They wrote checks.  deaniac21   Feb-15-11 02:03 PM   #20 
     - I guess what I meant was ....  Klukie   Feb-15-11 02:09 PM   #21 
        - money has been taken out and the government has to pay interest  jakeXT   Feb-15-11 02:38 PM   #24 
     - They didn't. SS has a dedicated revenue stream. It shouldn't be in that pie chart  jtown1123   Feb-15-11 03:20 PM   #27 
        - LOL  deaniac21   Feb-15-11 04:04 PM   #28 
  - The Bush Tax Cuts and the wars  sakabatou   Feb-15-11 01:53 PM   #17 
  - The corrupt and evil BushCo Regime.  lpbk2713   Feb-15-11 01:54 PM   #18 
  - The difference between what we bring in  WatsonT   Feb-15-11 01:57 PM   #19 
  - yeah but what did we overspend on?  Klukie   Feb-15-11 02:10 PM   #22 
     - Depends on your definition  WatsonT   Feb-15-11 02:13 PM   #23 
     - More specifically  WatsonT   Feb-15-11 04:41 PM   #31 
  - The bloated military, in my opinion,  Blue_In_AK   Feb-15-11 03:20 PM   #26 
  - The desire to have deficits to move money by interest payments to those with assets.  RandomThoughts   Feb-15-11 04:05 PM   #29 
  - Does Charlie Sheen pay for his own coke and hookers?  Forkboy   Feb-15-11 04:05 PM   #30 
 

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