Category Archives: National Debt
In 2006, Nancy Pelosi and the rest of the Congressional Democrats accused Republicans of grossly irresponsible financial policy and promised that, if voters gave them control, they’d bring spending under control. Well, voters gave them control. Since January 2007, the Democrat majority has more than doubled the national debt.
March 16, 2006: Senator Barack Obama called the Republican’s request to increase the national debt limit a failure of leadership. The national debt was HALF then what it is now and the so-called “leadership” in Washington shows no signs of reining it in before the country goes bankrupt.
Cruz says Republicans are complicit in the $17 trillion debt [1:46]
Cruz also says McCain sabotaged the House’s efforts. This short clip comes only after an ad that’s longer than the clip, which I think is just absurd. We don’t subjected to that much advertising on commercial television, but I couldn’t find this clip at YouTube.